Hell is paved with good intentions, not with bad ones. All men mean well.
George Bernard Shaw
See also here, for further background on this phrase. The original was not “The road to hell is paved…” but Hell itself that was paved.
[I’m thinking gun control, TSA, socialized medicine, “affordable housing”, “hate speech” laws, rent control, the list is, for all practical purposes endless. See also New Deal or Raw Deal?: How FDR’s Economic Legacy Has Damaged America.
I just bought Bat Out Of Hell so I could play it while posting this and doing my dry-fire practice.–Joe]