Tag Archives: Responsibility

Thought For the Day: Be Willing To Bear Ridicule and Reproach For Truth’s Sake

“If I can do no more, let my name stand among those who are willing to bear ridicule and reproach for the truth’s sake, and so earn some right to rejoice when the victory is won.” – Louisa May Alcott, … Continue reading

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First Principles: The Right to Vote Is A Solemn Trust

“Let each citizen remember at the moment he is offering his vote that he is not making a present or a compliment to please an individual — or at least that he ought not so to do; but that he … Continue reading

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Make Me A Servant

Make Me A Servant by Michael Romani Moving from the ways of the deceiver I want to be God’s go to receiver Use me, Lord, in all of my future days Raise me, Lord, to serve in all of my … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Citizens Must Keep Government From Error

“It is not the function of the government to keep the citizen from falling into error; it is the function of the citizen to keep the government from falling into error.” —Justice Robert H. Jackson (1892-1954) If nothing else this … Continue reading

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The Accountability of Responsibility

Today at Aloha Promises Forever, we will begin reading Paradise Lost by John Milton for those followers who are in Second Life.  If you are interested in that work but are not in Second Life, take some heart.  It will be … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Antifa and Other Violent Persons Are Not Heroes But Bigots

“Do not glorify the violent people who are now tearing down the statues. Many of these people, not all of them, many of these people are trying to tear down America. Antifa is a radical, anti-America, anti-free market, communist, socialist, … Continue reading

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Bleach Headed Coral Blues

Bleach Headed Coral Blues by Michael Romani Airport Reef Bleached white My heart knows grief At this horrifying sight White, as far as the eyes can see White, in a way that should never be There in all of its … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: A Hero Understands Responsibility

“I think of a hero as someone who understands the degree of responsibility that comes with his freedom” – Bob Dylan, Nobel Prize winning Singer-Songwriter This quote is from his interview included with the 1985 career spanning Biograph compilation of some … Continue reading

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