Karl Marx Quotes

The philosopher, social scientist, historian and revolutionary, Karl Marx, is without a doubt the most influential socialist thinker to emerge in the 19th century. Although he was largely ignored by scholars in his own lifetime, his social, economic and political ideas gained rapid acceptance in the socialist movement after his death in More...

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By deskofbrian On Sunday, October 3rd, 2010

FDR “Day of Infamy” Speech 12/07/1941

Yesterday, Dec. 7, 1941 – a date which will live in infamy – the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan. President Franklin Delano More...

By deskofbrian On Sunday, August 1st, 2010

Arthur Schopenhauer Quotes

Arthur Schopenhauer (22 February 1788 – 21 September 1860) was a German philosopher known for his pessimism and philosophical clarity. Schopenhauer’s most influential work, The World as Will and Representation, More...

By deskofbrian On Wednesday, July 21st, 2010
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Aristotle Quotes

Happiness depends upon ourselves. A flatterer is a friend who is your inferior, or pretends to be so. A friend is a second self. All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind. The first page of the Nicomachean Ethics More...

By Larry Warrick On Saturday, July 17th, 2010

Frederic Bastiat Quotes

Frederic Bastiat was a French theorist, political economist and a forerunner to the Austrian school. Everyone wants to live at the expense of the state. They forget that the state wants to live at the expense of More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, May 24th, 2010

Cicero Quotes

Cicero, born Marcus Tullius Cicero,  was a Roman orator, author and politician. He was born January 3, 106 BC and died December 7, 43 BC.  An unjust peace is better than a just war. The national budget must be More...

By deskofbrian On Wednesday, March 31st, 2010

Aldous Huxley Quotes

Aldous Huxley (1894-1963) Author of “Brave New World” From Mike Wallace interview in 1958: This is Aldous Huxley, a man haunted by a vision of hell on earth. A searing social critic, Mr. Huxley 27 years More...

By deskofbrian On Wednesday, February 3rd, 2010

Calvin Coolidge Quotes

Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the More...