Archive for category: Friday Quote

Friday Quote- Russ Roberts

14 Jun
June 14, 2018

“Capitalism involves struggle, but it has an invisible heart beating at its core that transforms people’s lives.”

Friday Quote- Capt. Lloyd W. Williams

08 Jun
June 8, 2018

“Retreat? Hell, we just got here!”

One hundred years ago this week, American forces fought the German Army in Belleau Woods. It was where the Marines earned their nickname of Devil Dogs.

A full profile of Capt. Williams.

Friday Quote – Erin Pallette

01 Jun
June 1, 2018

If you think the NFL was right to dump Kaepernick but ABC was wrong to dump Roseanne, you’re likely a conservative who doesn’t understand business decisions.

If you think ABC was right to dump Roseanne but the NFL was wrong to dump Kaepernick, you’re likely a progressive who doesn’t understand business decisions.

In either case, you’re a hypocrite.

One of the more pithy summations is why we need to foster a culture of free speech, not just scream “First Amendment!”

Friday Quote – Mark Twain

25 May
May 25, 2018

“Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn’t.”

Let’s just say this came up this week.

Friday Quote- 12/30/16

30 Dec
December 30, 2016
It’s time to stop thinking about how to save the planet from human beings and start thinking how to improve the planet for human beings. Alex Epstein 

Friday Quote- 7/1/16

01 Jul
July 1, 2016
“Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what course others may take; but as for me, give me liberty or give me death!” 

Patrick Henry

Friday Quote- 5/27/16

27 May
May 27, 2016

“Who kept the faith and fought the fight; the glory is theirs, the duty ours.”

Wallace Bruce

Friday Quote- 5/20/16

20 May
May 20, 2016

“To love truth for the truth’s sake is the principal part of human perfection in this world, and the seed-plot of all other virtues.”

John Locke

Friday Quote- 5/13/16

13 May
May 13, 2016

“The first monster you have to scare the audience is yourself.”

Wes Craven

Friday Quote – 5/6/16

06 May
May 6, 2016

Continuing Star Wars Day fun.

“A lot of Star Wars fans come up to me and ask me to say ‘Luke, I am your father.’ And I’ll remind them the quote is actually, ‘No, I am your father.’ Then I use the Force to choke them within an inch of their life while they weep and beg for forgiveness. 

I love my fans.”

James Earl Jones, actor, voice of Darth Vader