Thoughts


And Yet More From Ludwig von Mises

If Tyranny And Oppression Come To This Land, It Will Be In The
Guise Of Fighting A Foreign Enemy.

2009-06-25 at 16:23:48

From Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

The Arc Of The Moral Universe Is Long, But It Bends Toward Justice.

2009-06-25 at 16:22:24

More From Dwight David Eisenhower

I Think That People Want Peace So Much That One Of These Days
Government Had Better Get Out Of Their Way And Let Them Have It.

2009-06-22 at 16:55:35

From Cathy Young

The Inhuman System That Inspired The Orwell Masterpiece Has Crumbled.
But Doublethink, Newspeak, Thought-Policing And Virtuous Hatred Are
Eternal Temptations Of The Human Soul, Even In The Freest Of Societies.
We Have Met Big Brother, AND HE IS US!!.

2009-06-13 at 19:49:22

From Michel de Montaigne

The Man Who Fears Suffering Is Already Suffering From What He Fears.

2009-06-06 at 13:26:48

More From Henry Hazlitt

Good Ideas Are Elusive And Must Be Captured In Flight . . . Jot Down A
Good Thought The Moment After It Lights Up Your Mind.

2009-06-06 at 13:25:40

From Peter Dale Scott

I Do Believe That International Public Opinion, When It Becomes Powerful
Enough, Will Become The Most Effective Restraint To The Excesses And
Follies Of Particular Governments.

2009-06-06 at 13:29:52

And More From Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

You Can Only Have Power Over People So Long As You Do Not Take
Everything Away From Them. But When You Have Robbed A Man Of
Everything He Is No Longer In Your Power - He Is FREE Again.

2009-06-12 at 16:00:09

From John Stuart Mill

The only Freedom which deserves the Name, is that of pursuing our own good
in our own way, so long as we do not attempt to deprive others of theirs,
or impede their efforts to obtain it.

2009-05-30 at 01:10:53

From John Steinbeck

And This I Must Fight Against: any Idea, Religion or Government Which
Limits Or Destroys The Individual. This Is What I Am and What I Am About.
I can understand why a system built on a pattern must try to destroy the
Free Mind, for this is the one thing which can by inspection destroy such
a system.

2009-05-30 at 00:55:50

More From John Adams

I can never join with my voice in the toast which I see in the papers
attributed to one of our gallant naval heroes. I cannot ask of heaven
success, even for my country, in a cause where she should be in the
wrong. Fiat justitia, pereat coelum. My toast would be, may our country
be always successful, but whether successful or otherwise, always right.

2009-05-28 at 16:14:48

More From Plato

In Politics We Presume That Everyone Who Knows How To Get Votes Knows
How To Administer A City Or A State. When We Are Ill...We Do Not Ask
For The Handsomest Physician, Or For The Most Eloquent One.

2009-05-26 at 19:06:48

From Pat Buchanan

If We Do Not Stop Behaving Just Like the British Empire, We Will End
Up Just Like The British Empire.

2009-05-24 at 09:21:14

From Llewellyn H. Rockwell Jr.

The STATE Is Driven By Its Own Internal Interests, Which Can Only Be
Fulfilled At The Expense Of The Whole Society. The STATE Always Operates
According To The Principle Of Violence. Violence Is The Truly Ultimate
Bargaining Tool Of Every STATE.

2009-05-23 at 20:05:25

From William Graham Sumner

It Is Of The Essence Of MILITARISM That Under It Military Men Learn To
Despise Constitutions, To Sneer At Parliaments, And Thusly They Look
With Contempt Upon Civilians.

2009-05-23 at 20:02:12

As You Traverse This Life Please Try To Remember That There Are No Absolute Mistakes; There Are Only Errors In Your Perceived Judgement As To The Likely Outcomes Of Your Actions!!!