A great thinker does not need the endorsement of others. Before the content of his thoughts, which, if they happen to point to truths, his ability stands itself as the gift exemplified. Sir Roger Scruton (27 February 1944 -12 January 2020) shall be remembered as one such thinker.
There is a lot of human thought that goes into examining possibilities. It is quite likely that much energy is spent in thinking about wants and needs. Focusing on wants is more in accord with the how the capitalistic world has set up its advertizing. The expectations of individuals also coincide with the advertized life. […]