I cannot understand how a person can switch so often from
goodness to badness and back to goodness again. What is my mistake?
You think a man is bad only when he expresses it outwardly, per-
haps in cruelty against you. Later, when he has quieted down you
think he has switched over to goodness. Nothing of the sort. His
badness is simply dozing for awhile. Does a sleeping tiger turn
into a lamb? Let this bit of knowledge contribute to your freedom
from the tiger.”
It appears that both combat veterans and politicians have parallel lives. The exception is that the veterans admit this phenomena.
VH. Secrets of Life