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Alexander the Great dying… Would you trust the majority of the Δήμος to take decisions?

Democracy.

Supposedly the best government system.

And yet, this is the one and only reason for the imminent death of human kind.

Those who do know are always a minority.

Fools are always a majority.

As Socrates asked thousands of years ago: Would you trust the majority to decide on what will you do upon a boat in the midst of a hurricane or would you trust the “aristocracy” of the captain who really knows what to do?

Churchill said it elonquently: The best argument against democracy is a 10 minute discussion with the average voter.

So come on.

Start talking…