Thoughts

16th April 2019

Oft quoted “He (auditor) is a watch-dog, but not a bloodhound”.

Same judgement also says “If there is anything calculated to excite suspicion he should probe it to the bottom”.

Justice Lopes

re Kingston Cotton Mill Company (No.2) (1896)

 

13th July 2020

Happiness depends far more on how people’s income compare with those of their perceived peers…., than how they are doing in any absolute material sense.

Alan Greenspan – The map and the territory 2.0

5th April 2021

If enough people don’t believe the State to be capable of dispensing justice, they may start to dispense it themselves.

Book – The Secret Barrister