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  • Now and again, following some revelation, I have a conversation with myself which goes as follows:

    Self 1: Doh! I never realised that. I am so stupid!!

    Self 2: Yes, you are.

    Self 1: Ah - but - ah: "The fool thinks he is a wise man, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool." That's Shakespeare. So, if I think I'm a fool, maybe I'm wise, really? Ah.

    Self 2: I think you paraphrase. But nevertheless, if you think you're wise, you're a fool.

    Self 1: Oh yes. Doh!
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