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Thought For the Day: It Is Through the Sharing of Knowledge That Members of Civilized Society Can Pursue Individual Ends So Successfully

“It is largely because civilization enables us constantly to profit from knowledge which we individually do not possess and because each individual’s use of his particular knowledge may serve to assist others unknown to him in achieving their ends that … Continue reading

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First Principles: If Persons Leading America Stick To Our Republican Values, Our Nation Will Have A Solid Foundation

“If men of wisdom and knowledge, of moderation and temperance, of patience, fortitude and perseverance, of sobriety and true republican simplicity of manners, of zeal for the honour of the Supreme Being and the welfare of the commonwealth; if men … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Worldly Knowledge Is Learned From the World And Not In A Closet

“The knowledge of the world is only to be acquired in the world, and not in a closet.” – Philip Dormer Stanhope (1694-1773)      

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Thought For the Day: You Have Turned All the Corners Left When You Run Into Yourself

“When you turn the corner / And you run into yourself / Then you know that you have turned / All the corners that are left.”  – Langston Hughes, poet and novelist (1 Feb 1902-1967)      

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Thought For the Day: Knowledge of This World Begins In Its Details

“Whosoever wishes to know about the world must learn about it in its particular details. Knowledge is not intelligence. In searching for the truth be ready for the unexpected. Change alone is unchanging. The same road goes both up and … Continue reading

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Imagine Life If You Will

Psalms 90:12 Imagine Life If You Will by Michel Romani Numbering our days in adoration Gaining wisdom in our fascination Deep within our hearts it seems Is the keeper of our best dreams Imagine your worse nightmare Come to light … Continue reading

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First Principles: Good Government Knows the Goals of Good Governance and Remains True To Those Aims

“A good government implies two things; first, fidelity to the objects of the government; secondly, a knowledge of the means, by which those objects can be best attained.” – Joseph Story (1833)    

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First Principles: It Takes Industrious Persons With Excellent Moral Principles To Successfully Lead Our Republic

“If men of wisdom and knowledge, of moderation and temperance, of patience, fortitude and perseverance, of sobriety and true republican simplicity of manners, of zeal for the honour of the Supreme Being and the welfare of the commonwealth; if men … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Share Your Knowledge So That Others May Illuminate Their Lives

“If you have knowledge, let others light their candles in it.” – Margaret Fuller, author (23 May 1810-1850)          

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Skewed

Invisibly standing under a pale light moon Reading the past into my future like a rune I think of things done and that I’ve viewed And see quite clearly how much of it is skewed Somewhere in a life borne … Continue reading

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