Obama, Barack - Speech, Funeral of Elijah Cummings, Washington, DC (25 Oct 2019) | WIST
I was thinking I'd want my daughters to know how much I love them, but I'd also want them to know that being a strong man includes being kind. That
Bastiat, Frederic - Economic Sophisms [Sophismes économiques], 2nd Series, ch. 1 "Physiology of plunder Physiologie de la spoliation" (1848) | WIST
When plunder becomes a way of life for a group of men in a society, over the course of time they create for themselves a legal system that authorizes it
Aristophanes - Clouds, ll. 998-999 (423 BC) [tr. Athenian Soc. (1912)] | WIST
JUST DISCOURSE: Do not bandy words with your father, nor treat him as a dotard, nor reproach the old man, who has cherished you, with his age. Alt.
Penn, William - First Frame of Government for Pennsylvania, Preface (1682) | WIST
Governments, like clocks, go from the motion men give them, and as governments are made and moved by men, so by them they are ruined too. Wherefore
Hugo, Victor - "In the Church of *** [Dans l’eglise de ***]," Songs of Dusk [Les chants du crepuscule], #33 sec. 6 (1836) | WIST
Be like the bird, who Halting in his flight On limb too slight Feels it give way beneath him, Yet sings Knowing he hath wings. Full French poem.