― “The majority of men are evil” - One of the most earth-shattering statements in the history of philosophy. It was coined by a man called Bias, the most famous of the Seven Sages. ∙ So acutely aware was he of its implications that he was actually reluctant even to express this judgment. It’s easy to see why, if we just think about it. ∙ Can you imagine what would happen if we took it seriously to heart? It has the power to devastate the foundations of relationships, families and [...].