Tag Archives: Dependence

Sisters In Life

Sisters in this life, that life and even Second Life have this innate need to bond more than clash.  Someone suggested this the topic of a poem.   Sisters In Life by Michael Romani Despite all the clashes; despite all … Continue reading

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Totally Dependent

Totally Dependent by Michael Romani Simple lessons teach Finding them in my reach I pose my independence Quietly spoken in confidence I am totally dependent No longer willingly diffident I am totally dependent On you my Lord Coming in all … Continue reading

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First Principles: Dependence Begets Subservience

“Dependence begets subservience and venality, suffocates the germ of virtue, and prepares fit tools for the designs of ambition.”  –  Thomas Jefferson (1781) The entitlement programs of America have come to be taken for granted.  And now, as we watch … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Prayer and Work Together Get Us Through Our Days

“Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you.”  – St Augustine Sage advice from a sage.  Too often people choose to do either one or the other.  Even more often we struggle hard as … Continue reading

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First Principles: Resist the Tyranny That Would Attempt To Take Inalienable Rights

“Resistance to tyranny becomes the Christian and social duty of each individual…continue steadfast and with a proper sense of your dependence on God, nobly defend those rights which heaven gave, and no man ought to take from us.”  – John … Continue reading

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