Emotional Fire – 02 – Walter Bagehot and Muhammed Ali

David talks about the 2nd post in the Emotional Fire series. The article was based around the quote from Walter Bagehot – “A great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.” David has always bucked the system. Even as a little kid he was pushing the rules to make them fit his world.

Emotional Fuel-02-Walter Bagehot & Muhammed Ali

I don’t understand “rules”. I mean, I understand rules of the universe, like gravity, or cause and effect; but I never understood “the rules” that I was expected to play by, the “rules of man” so to speak. I like to view them more as suggestions, and then test them, and break them, with a condescending grin.