Monthly Archives: April 2015

Leaving

According to St. Augustine, “Men go abroad to wonder at the heights of mountains, at the huge waves of the sea of the sea, at the long courses of the rivers, at the vast compass of the ocean, at the … Continue reading

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Tree Without Fruit

“It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker that we expect our dinner, but from their regard to their own interest.” Thus the famous dictum of Adam Smith, whose 1776 magnum opus, An Inquiry … Continue reading

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Tower

“Ideas are more powerful than guns. We would not let our enemies have guns, why should we let them have ideas.” So thought Joseph Stalin, a man who knew a thing or two about ideas, not all of them good, … Continue reading

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