Wisdom from the Past

  • “The real destroyer of the liberties of the people is he who spreads among them bounties, donations and benefits.” –Greek historian Plutarch (c. 46-120 A.D.)
  • “Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex. It takes a touch of genius — and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction.” –physicist Albert Einstein (1879-1955)
  • “Vote: The instrument and symbol of a free man’s power to make a fool of himself and a wreck of his country.” –American author Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914)
  • “I guess truth can hurt you worse in an election than about anything that can happen to you.” –American humorist Will Rogers (1879-1935)
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