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First Principles: The Best Legislation Comes From Methodical Deliberation and Resolve

“Men, to act with vigor and effect, must have time to mature measures, and judgment and experience, as to the best method of applying them. They must not be hurried on to their conclusions by the passions, or the fears … Continue reading

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First Principles: An Objective Standard of Right and Wrong Morality Is Best Applied To the Affairs of Mankind

“If the people are capable of understanding, seeing and feeling the differences between true and false, right and wrong, virtue and vice, to what better principle can the friends of mankind apply than to the sense of this difference?” – … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Never Let Your Schooling Get In the Way of Your Education

“I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.” – Mark Twain              

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Thought For the Day: The Wit and Wisdom Found In Writing Is As Much Ours

“There is not less wit nor less invention in applying rightly a thought one finds in a book, than in being the first author of that thought.” – Pierre Bayle, philosopher and writer (1647-1706)   This super-skeptic found that in … Continue reading

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