Saturday, August 28, 2010

The Perfect Balance!

If Democrats are all heart and no brain - - - and Republicans are all brain and no heart, how would you describe  libertarians? --Bill Nelson, 1988

The perfect balance between heart and brain, of course.
--L. Reichard, White, 1988

The most dangerous person on earth

The most dangerous person on earth is the arrogant intellectual who lacks the humility necessary to see that society needs no masters and cannot be planned from the top down. --Friedrich von Hayek

Monday, August 23, 2010


For all our revolutionary heritage, Americans in general seem to have this odd, misplaced, unblinking, and often unconscious respect for credentialed authority, apparently thinking that credentials and expertise somehow cleanse people from the baser parts of human nature like self-willed agendas, petty backbiting, authoritarian behavior, the brazen seeking of power, a cultic mentality, etc....  --Michael Miles 

Saturday, August 21, 2010

Who's manning the machine guns?

No atheists in foxholes would suggest an awful lot of believers manning machine guns. --Gregory J. Bart Jr, Saturday, August 21, 2010 3:50 PM

Monday, August 9, 2010

Delayed reaction - - -

Hell, if technology waited until people are ready for it, we'd still be waiting to move INTO the caves... --Ulrich F. Biele, Monday, August 09, 2010 4:21 AM

Saturday, August 7, 2010

You can't be perfect - - -

You and I can't be 'perfect' - - - but we can always be better. --L. Reichard White, Saturday, August 07, 2010 8:03 AM