Monthly Archives: September 2015

The Rule of Law

“Because half a dozen grasshoppers under a fern make the field ring with their importunate chink, whilst thousands of great cattle, reposed beneath the shadow of the British oak, chew the cud and are silent, pray do not imagine that … Continue reading

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Stay

“There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less that the one you are capable of living.” So thought Nelson Mandela, and so thought the millions of Poles who, since Poland … Continue reading

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Charity

“Where there is charity and wisdom, there is neither fear nor ignorance”. So thought St. Francis of Assisi. And in the current refugee crisis, while there may be a fair amount of charity, there is much less wisdom and, as … Continue reading

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Refugee

“The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home.” So thought Confucius while Jane Austen thought, “There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort.” Unfortunately, for millions, it seems that there is no longer comfort … Continue reading

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