Train people well enough that they can leave. Treat them well enough so they don’t want to.
Calling for more gun control is an admission that gun control doesn’t work.
I doubt most people plaything the Powerball seriously believe they’ll win. Instead, people treat a ticket as the price of daydreaming about what they’d do with an enormous pile of cash. You can’t win without playing, so people pay a small amount as a way to justify spending their scarce time imagining their own Scrooge McDuck scenarios. For these people, the benefit of the ticket is greater than its cost.
No drug, not even alcohol, causes the fundamental ills of society. If we’re looking for the source of troubles, we shouldn’t test people for drugs, we should test them for stupidity, ignorance, greed, and love of power.
A harmless man is not a good man. A good man is a very, very dangerous man who has it under voluntary control.
The problem with socialism is that you can vote your way into it, but you need to shoot your way out of it.
There are three rules for writing a novel. Unfortunately, no one knows what they are.
He who passively accepts evil is as much involved in it as he who helps to perpetrate it. He who accepts evil without protesting against it is really cooperating with it.
What government is good at is collecting taxes, taking away your freedoms, and killing people. It’s not good at much else.
*If you don’t feel the need to carry a gun because you believe the government will keep you safe, why do you care if I or anyone else decides to carry a gun? If anyone tries to harm you, the government will stop it right? Where is your faith in government?