The Ultimate Purpose of Historic Characters & Nations

By |2016-05-10T16:56:17-05:00May 11th, 2016|Categories: History, Leo Tolstoy, Quotation|

A bee settling on a flower has stung a child. And the child is afraid of bees and declares that bees exist to sting people. A poet admires the bee sucking from the chalice of a flower and says it exists to suck the fragrance of flowers. A beekeeper, seeing the bee collect pollen [...]