Tag Archives: Personal

City of Noise

City of Noise by Michael Romani For our ears there is no escape Not from the bustling sounds Of our shared landscape The omnipresent din that surrounds This may seem benign and endearing But is noise pollution that we are … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry and Poems | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

First Principles: A Nation Should Use the Same Prudence In Finances As An Individual Would Use

“The same prudence which in private life would forbid our paying our own money for unexplained projects, forbids it in the dispensation of the public moneys.” —Thomas Jefferson (1808)      

Posted in First Principles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Thought For the Day: Discerning Truth Requires Experience

“There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.”  –  John Stuart Mill Without experience it is difficult to discern full truth.  If you sit a moment and think on … Continue reading

Posted in Thought For the Day | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment