Even More Quotes #12

Image: http://www.izquotes.com {Hat Tip to Information Clearinghouse} "On some positions, Cowardice asks the question, "Is it safe?" Expediency asks the question, "Is it politic?" And Vanity comes along and asks the question, "Is it popular?" But Conscience asks the question, "Is it right?"... The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in … Continue reading Even More Quotes #12

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Even More Quotes #11

Image: http://www.izquotes.com Where other men have skimmed the surface, Beard has gone through to the core. He stayed months in Washington to get to the core. In his search for ancient papers and documents in the Treasury Department, he went into vaults that were so filled with dust that it was necessary to excavate the … Continue reading Even More Quotes #11

Even More Quotes #10

Image: http://www.brainyquote.com {Hat Tip to Information Clearinghouse} "I am a living member of the great family of all souls; and I cannot improve or suffer myself, without diffusing good or evil around me through an ever-enlarging sphere. I belong to this family. I am bound to it by vital bonds." - William Ellery Channing "My … Continue reading Even More Quotes #10

Even More Quotes #9

Image: http://www.izquotes.com {Hat Tip to Information Clearinghouse} The Roots of Violence: Wealth without work, Pleasure without conscience, Knowledge without character, Commerce without morality, Science without humanity, Worship without sacrifice, Politics without principles. Mohandas K. Gandhi: "The person that loses their conscience has nothing left worth keeping." Izaak Walton: "Every outcry against the oppression of some … Continue reading Even More Quotes #9

Even More Quotes #8

Image: http://www.izquotes.com (Hat-Tip to Information Clearing House) " To keep information from the public is the function of the corporate media." - Gore Vidal, Perpetual War for Perpetual Peace "The media serve the interests of state and corporate power, which are closely interlinked, framing their reporting and analysis in a manner supportive of established privilege … Continue reading Even More Quotes #8

Even More Quotes #7

Image: http://www.brainyquote.com (Hat-Tip to Information Clearing House) 'If there is no struggle, there is no progress. Those who profess to favor freedom, and yet deprecate agitation, are men who want crops without plowing up the ground, they want rain without thunder and lightning. They want the ocean without the awful roar of its many waters". … Continue reading Even More Quotes #7

Even More Quotes #6

Image: http://www.brainyquote.com (Hat-Tip to Information Clearing House) "We are beckoned to see the world through a one-way mirror, as if we are threatened and innocent and the rest of humanity is threatening, or wretched, or expendable. Our memory is struggling to rescue the truth that human rights were not handed down as privileges from a … Continue reading Even More Quotes #6