Author: Nike (---.donpac.ru)
Date: 01-14-06 12:25
The former post was off topic and was removed as it was a violation of our
Great Books spirit.
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discussions along the following
Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense
that goes by the name of patriotism -- how passionately I hate them!
We\'re in greater danger today than we were the day after Pearl Harbor. Our
military is absolutely incapable of defending this country.
The taxpayer - that\'s someone who works for the federal government but
doesn\'t have to take the civil service examination.
It is best, it seems to me, to separate one\'s inner striving from one\'s
trade as far as possible. It is not good when one\'s daily break is tied to
God\'s special blessing. -- Albert Einstein