Posts Tagged: politicians

Giving in to their fear

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

Giving in to their fear

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

Passing their bucks

“A democratic government is the only one in which those who vote for a tax can escape the obligation to pay it.” -Alexis de Tocqueville

Passing their bucks

“A democratic government is the only one in which those who vote for a tax can escape the obligation to pay it.” -Alexis de Tocqueville

That sounds rational

“Insanity – a perfectly rational adjustment to an insane world.” -R.D. Laing

That sounds rational

“Insanity – a perfectly rational adjustment to an insane world.” -R.D. Laing

The high co$t of war

“In our Country . . . one class of men makes war and leaves another to fight it out.” -William Tecumseh Sherman

The high co$t of war

“In our Country . . . one class of men makes war and leaves another to fight it out.” -William Tecumseh Sherman

The word for today is loyalty

What does is mean to be loyal? Loyalty as described in the dictionary is a faithful adherence to responsibility, obligation, and commitment.  That does seem to sum up pretty coherently what it means to be loyal.  I have had to

The word for today is loyalty

What does is mean to be loyal? Loyalty as described in the dictionary is a faithful adherence to responsibility, obligation, and commitment.  That does seem to sum up pretty coherently what it means to be loyal.  I have had to