The wise words of sod-shoveller Sandy Park as he helps a supermarket giant prepare to destroy some of the local, independent retailers in the Sunniest Town in Scotland.
What's the line from Monty Python's Life of Brian? Worse things happen at sea, mate!
All four councillors should be ashamed of allowing this development to happen. If they'd kept to the local plan and said no the chances are the Co-op would have invested in the town centre. Instead we'll get even more traffic thundering through the town, past some boarded up shops which were selling local produce and supporting skilled jobs.
There's no doubt a bit of competition/choice is good but 'thinking positive' won't help when the playing field isn't level.