We had this poster hanging in our home in the '70s. It's still relative today.
"Man will never be free until the last king is strangled with the entrails of the last priest."
- Denis Diderot
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One of the most poignant philosophical lines ever written, and it's found in a cartoon. I remember when the segment ran...it featured Porky Pine and Pogo, commenting on the trash people leave in national parks and public places:
Is that irony?
Is that irony?
“Little thieves are hanged, but great thieves are praised.” — Old Russian proverb, offered by Vlad Putin to Donald Trump, Helsinki, July, 2018.
"What's your's is mine, and what's mine is mine." ― Old Republican proverb.
"I don't stand by anything." ― Donald Trump, interview with John Dickerson, 5.1.17... Putin tells him what to think.
“That's libertarians for you — anarchists who want police protection from their slaves.” ― Kim Stanley Robinson, Green Mars
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sad that 47 years later and the message has hardly changed
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My job is to travel the world delivering Chaos and Candy.
We don't know the Questions... does that means we cannot seek the Answers?
- The Mod Loki, Minister of Chaos & Candy, Emperor of the Southern Realms, Captain Kangaroo
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Most animals "don't shit where they eat", if they can avoid it...
Except 'mankind' when it acts collectively..
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
Our life is frittered away by details. Simplify, simplify.
The mass of men lead lives of quite desperation.
Henry David Thoreau
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