Do Sociopaths Make Better Soldiers?
Though you might think people who could kill without remorse would make perfect fighters, in reality it can be difficult to make it as a soldier without a conscience.
William Burroughs, Gun Running and Psychopathy: Discovering the Grandfather I Never Knew I Had
Paul Lund was a serial womaniser, a career criminal and a friend of the Beats. He was also, as I recently found out, the father my mum never met.