Today’s Quotes, from the front page of informationclearinghouse.info

“Republics are created by the virtue, public spirit, and intelligence of the citizens. They fall, when the wise are banished from the public councils, because they dare to be honest, and the profligate are rewarded, because they flatter the people, in order to betray them.” — Justice Joseph Story : (1779-1845) US Supreme Court Justice 1833

“Our modern society is engaged in polishing and decorating the cage in which man is kept imprisoned.”  — Swami Nirmalananda – Source: Enlightened Anarchism

“The accomplice to the crime of corruption is frequently our own indifference” — Bess Myerson

“Always stand on principle, even if you stand alone.” — John Quincy Adams – (1767-1848) 6th US President

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