Posts Tagged: money

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

Deomocratic worship

“Democracy is also a form of worship. It is the worship of Jackals by Jackasses.” -Henry Louis Mencken

Deomocratic worship

“Democracy is also a form of worship. It is the worship of Jackals by Jackasses.” -Henry Louis Mencken

The cost of democracy

“As one digs deeper into the national character of the Americans, one sees that they have sought the value of everything in this world only in the answer to this single question: how much money will it bring in?” -Alexis

The cost of democracy

“As one digs deeper into the national character of the Americans, one sees that they have sought the value of everything in this world only in the answer to this single question: how much money will it bring in?” -Alexis

The cost of the world

“Labour was the first price, the original purchase -money that was paid for all things. It was not by gold or by silver, but by labour, that all wealth of the world was originally purchased.” -Adam Smith

The cost of the world

“Labour was the first price, the original purchase -money that was paid for all things. It was not by gold or by silver, but by labour, that all wealth of the world was originally purchased.” -Adam Smith

Wrap your arms around this

In a surprising move today, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has decided to drop Greco-Roman wrestling from the Summer Olympic games.     My initial reaction was that this was a joke.  Why would wrestling, one of, if not the original sports

Wrap your arms around this

In a surprising move today, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has decided to drop Greco-Roman wrestling from the Summer Olympic games.     My initial reaction was that this was a joke.  Why would wrestling, one of, if not the original sports

And so the search begins

“A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend.  A successful woman is one who can find such a man.” Lana Turner

And so the search begins

“A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend.  A successful woman is one who can find such a man.” Lana Turner

Umm, I have a coupon for that

“The big difference between sex for money and sex for free is that sex for money usually costs a lot less.”

Umm, I have a coupon for that

“The big difference between sex for money and sex for free is that sex for money usually costs a lot less.”

Be careful what you ask for

I have been disturbed by what I have been reading in the media lately.  Well to be honest, its not just one thing that disturbs me.  But this one thing in particular has been aggravating me for some time now,

Be careful what you ask for

I have been disturbed by what I have been reading in the media lately.  Well to be honest, its not just one thing that disturbs me.  But this one thing in particular has been aggravating me for some time now,

Popcorn and Twizzlers

We are all witness at this theatre of complacency as we sit idly by gorging ourselves with conspicuous consumption as we gaze upon our freedoms and rights being stripped away.  Most of us not even willing to leave our comfort

Popcorn and Twizzlers

We are all witness at this theatre of complacency as we sit idly by gorging ourselves with conspicuous consumption as we gaze upon our freedoms and rights being stripped away.  Most of us not even willing to leave our comfort

And justice for all…

The idea that justice is the end result of utilizing the judicial system is a complete and utter fallacy. The truth of the matter is that justice does not exist even in a perfect world. How can one hope to

And justice for all…

The idea that justice is the end result of utilizing the judicial system is a complete and utter fallacy. The truth of the matter is that justice does not exist even in a perfect world. How can one hope to