How do you suggest to a man who considers himself a visionary, that his vision is limited and self-centred without offending him? You can’t.
How do you suggest to the haughty and arrogant mind, that it is haughty and arrogant without evoking a haughty and arrogant response? You can’t.
How do you suggest that it might be wise to take a much wider, longer-term perspective, to those who know-it-all?
How do you suggest to people that it might be wise to consider how they treat others?
How do you suggest to people that they need to adjust their orientation and behaviours, sharpish?
What can you do when people ignore your heartfelt advice and warnings?
What can you tell people who are convinced that it is they who will be writing the history, the story of how they behaved and what happened?
How can you possibly get across a wider significance to those who are so self-interested?
Maybe Once in a Blue Moon they might come to their senses…there may be an iota of chance that you will get partially through…