The complex problems we face won’t be solved by “bumper sticker debates”.
Likewise, we should abandon the notion that a single legislative act can permanently deal with any complex problem.
Impatient children think like that. They want solutions now—right now!
Adults understand that a carefully planned, step-by-step approach to solving a complex problem is oftentimes the only thing that works.
“A journey of three thousand miles is begun by a single step.” — Laotzu
“Patience obtains all things.” — Egyptian proverb