Monthly Archives: May 2012

on Sacrifice

sac·ri·fice: the destruction or surrender of something for the sake of something else or something given up or lost  (from the online Merriam-Webster dictionary) This coming Monday our nation will celebrate Memorial Day, when we remember the sacrifices made by … Continue reading

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on Renewal

“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us”. Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882), American essayist, poet and leader of the Transcendentalist movement of the mid-19th century The past few weeks I … Continue reading

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on Risk

America was founded by risk takers. Those who continue to immigrate here, leaving all they know behind them, are also risk takers.  Our country seems to be a magnet for those who are willing to risk it all for a … Continue reading

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on Enemies

“This memorandum addresses the matter of how we can maximize the fact of our incumbency in dealing with persons known to be active in their opposition to our Administration; stated a bit more bluntly—how we can use the available federal … Continue reading

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