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Words to Ponder–Happy Fourth of July

“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.–That to secure these rights, Governments … Continue reading

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False Democracy vs True Democracy

“False democracy shouts Every man down to the level of the average.¬† True democracy cries All men up to the height of their fullest capacity for service and achievement.” ~ ¬†Nicholas Murray Butler, American educator (1862-1947) Somehow this morning, my … Continue reading

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Words of Wisdom for July 4, 2009

The aim of education is to enable individuals to continue their education … (and) the object and reward of learning is continued capacity for growth. Now this idea cannot be applied to all the members of a society except where … Continue reading

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