Politics Is About Managing Changing Expectations [column] (allAfrica.com) | Lao Tribune

Politics Is About Managing Changing Expectations [column] (allAfrica.com)

The Chinese sage, Lao Tsu, commonly known as Confucius, taught that: “Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don’t resist them. That only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way.” The German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche wrote: “The snake which cannot cast its skin has to die. As…