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Monday, September 25, 2017    

Our society must make it right and possible for old people not to fear the young or be deserted by them, for the test of a civilization is the way that it cares for its helpless members.
    --Pearl S. Buck, Nobelist novelist (1892-1973)

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Compare 09/22/2017

Friday, September 22, 2017    

During times of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act.
   --George Orwell, writer (1903-1950)

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Compare 09/14/2017

Thursday, September 14, 2017    
The capacity to produce social chaos is the last resort of desperate people.  Read More

Compare 09/11/2017

Monday, September 11, 2017    

All I really need to know about how to live and what to do and how to be, I learned in kindergarten. Wisdom was not at the top of the graduate-school mountain, but there in the sand pile at Sunday School. These are the things I learned. These are the things you already know: Share everything. Play fair. Don’t hit people. Put things back where you found them. Clean up your own mess. Don’t take things that aren’t yours. Say you’re sorry when you hurt somebody.  Read More

Compare 09/07/2017

Thursday, September 07, 2017    
We are not afraid to entrust the American people with unpleasant facts, foreign ideas, alien philosophies, and competitive values. For a nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people.  Read More

Compare 09/04/2017

Monday, September 04, 2017    

The true test of a civilization is, not the census, nor the size of the cities, nor the crops -- no, but the kind of man the country turns out.   -   --Ralph Waldo Emerson, essayist (1803-1882)  Read More