Posts Tagged: america

War and Peace

“The object of government in peace and in war is not the glory of rulers or of races, but the happiness of common man.” -William Beveridge

War and Peace

“The object of government in peace and in war is not the glory of rulers or of races, but the happiness of common man.” -William Beveridge

Who is throwing this party?

  “The two real political parties in America are the Winners and the Losers. The people don’t acknowledge this. They claim membership in two imaginary parties, the Republicans and the Democrats, instead.” -Kurt Vonnegut

Who is throwing this party?

  “The two real political parties in America are the Winners and the Losers. The people don’t acknowledge this. They claim membership in two imaginary parties, the Republicans and the Democrats, instead.” -Kurt Vonnegut

Let’s do this, together

“America’s present need is not heroics,                            but healing; not nostrums                                                        but normalcy;                                                                       

Let’s do this, together

“America’s present need is not heroics,                            but healing; not nostrums                                                        but normalcy;                                                                       

Giving in to their fear

“Power does not corrupt. Fear corrupts… perhaps the fear of a loss of power.” -John Steinbeck

Giving in to their fear

“Power does not corrupt. Fear corrupts… perhaps the fear of a loss of power.” -John Steinbeck

Government held for ransom

“Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms (of government) those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny” -Thomas Jefferson

Government held for ransom

“Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms (of government) those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny” -Thomas Jefferson

What are we teaching our future?

“America’s future will be determined by the home and the school. The child becomes largely what he is taught; hence we must watch what we teach, and how we live.” -Jane Addams

What are we teaching our future?

“America’s future will be determined by the home and the school. The child becomes largely what he is taught; hence we must watch what we teach, and how we live.” -Jane Addams

America, we’ll get there eventually

“We can always count on the Americans to do the right thing, after they have exhausted all the other possibilities.” -Winston Churchill

America, we’ll get there eventually

“We can always count on the Americans to do the right thing, after they have exhausted all the other possibilities.” -Winston Churchill