Monthly Archives: May 2014

on Respect

“There is no respect for others without humility in one’s self.” ~ Henri Frederic Amiel (1821-1881), Swiss Philosopher, poet, critic Have you ever noticed that those who expect respect are rarely those that practice it themselves? One of the many … Continue reading

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on Democracy

“[D]emocracies have ever been spectacles of turbulence and contention; have ever been found incompatible with personal security, or the rights of property; and have, in general, been as short in their lives as they have been violent in their deaths.” … Continue reading

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on Mothers

“We have too many high sounding words, and too few actions that correspond to them.” ~ Abigail Adams (1744-1818), wife of 2nd U.S. President, John Adams, and mother to 6th US President John Quincy Adams. This weekend we will be … Continue reading

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on Supremacy

“This Constitution, and the Laws of the United States which shall be made in Pursuance thereof; and all Treaties made, or which shall be made, under the Authority of the United States, shall be the supreme Law of the Land; … Continue reading

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