“While it is true that you learn with age, the down side is that what you learn is often what a damn fool you were before.”
Government has a habit of blaming the private sector for its own failings while taking credit for advances we in fact owe to the private sector.
What is liberty?
The right of the individual to invoke sole dominion over their own life to act as they see fit, provided the act in and of itself does not directly infringe on the right of another individual to do the same.
“Taxation is the price we pay for failing to build a civilized society. The higher the tax level, the greater the failure. A centrally planned totalitarian state represents a complete defeat for the civilized world, while a totally voluntary society represents its ultimate success.”
You know, the very powerful and the very stupid have one thing in common.
They don’t alter their views to fit the facts.
They alter the facts to fit their views.
The public has a distorted view of science because children are taught in school that science is a collection of firmly established truths. In fact, science is not a collection of truths. It is a continuing exploration of mysteries.
It is just as difficult and dangerous to try to free a people that wants to remain servile as it is to enslave a people that wants to remain free.
Watch out for the fellow who talks about putting things in order! Putting things in order always means getting other people under your control.
There are approximately 1,010,300 words in the English Language, but I could never string enough words together to properly express how much I want to hit you with a chair.Speaking to thomas jefferson
Read. Read anything. Read the things they say are good for you, and the things they claim are junk You’ll find what you need to. Just read.