Even Smarter

A postscript to the line from the movie Bandits wherein Billy Bob Thornton's character "Terry" complains that the hardest thing about being smart is that you "... always pretty much know what's gonna happen next. There's no suspense."

Yes, and when you're really really smart you realize that, even if you totally know what's going to happen next, it's all part of one incredibly marvelous joyful unfolding of the universe. Suspense is no longer a factor.

Yeah, you knew I was gonna to say that ...

(cf. LookingUpGullible (2005-02-27), FarTooSmart (2006-10-10), Hear, Hear (2010-02-21), ... - ^z - 2012-12-09