Tag Archives: Risk

Thought For the Day: The World Is Changed By Dreamers Willing To Look Foolish If Need Be

“The world is changed not by the self-regarding, but by men and women prepared to make fools of themselves.” – P.D. James, novelist (3 Aug 1920-2014)      

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Once In A Life

The luck of the draw I suppose? ….. Once In A Life by Michael Romani Here on the banks of once upon I gazed on you and you were gone My lifesong Savage rumors shared together Truest meaning; worse or … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Agile

Breaking and entering like a perfectly formed wave Skimming along the top avoiding a watery grave Some might say that I’ve proved myself agile But, if they could see inside, they would see I’m fragile Marked up, bruised and  somewhat … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Risk Going Too Far

Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.  – T.S. Elliot, in the Preface to Transit of Venus: Poems by Harry Crosby (1931)      

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Thought For the Day: Experts On the Public Good Are Often Wrong and Sometimes Dangerous

“The greatest danger to liberty today comes from the men who are most needed and most powerful in modern government, namely, the efficient expert administrators exclusively concerned with what they regard as the public good.” —Friedrich August von Hayek (1899-1992) … Continue reading

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WordPress #Daily Prompt – July 15 – Moxie

56 men stepped forward and signed their names to the Declaration of Independence. Having heard that perhaps King George III lacked vision, John Hancock signed his name especially large.  He had perhaps the most to lose.  That took a lot … Continue reading

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