Upon Further Consideration

Having lived long, I’ve experienced many instances of being obliged by better information…to change important opinions.
James Wilson

#twisdom

The Nature of Property

Property, like every other social institution, has a social function to fulfill.
Benjamin Cardozo

#twisdom #jurisprudence #property

Active Facts

The main part of intellectual education is not the acquisition of facts, but learning how to make facts live.
O.W.Holmes

#twisdom #creativity #ed

RGB Philosophers

Three philosophers are like the three primary colors, Heraclitus, Plato, Aristotle.
A.R.T.

#philo #twisdom

To Understand First Love

Pour comprendre il faut aimer.
French proverb

“To understand, you must first love.”
#twoetry #twisdom

Freedom Runs Deep

We do not have to stare at approaching catastrophes like deer in headlights nor accept the lessers of evils.
A.R.T.

#twisdom #initiative

Apathy Apocalypse

The world will not be destroyed by those who do evil, but by those who watch them and do nothing.
Albert Einstein

#twisdom #Einstein #engagement

Democracy’s Safety

There is no instance worth citing of a sedition of the people against themselves.
Aristotle

#politics #twisdom

Embrace Yin

Fear of Yin lies at the root of much domestic and public disharmony.
A.R.T.

#yin #twisdom #uncertainty #courage

Two Tales of Tradition

The past’s wisdom includes its mistakes.
A.R.T.

#twisdom #twoetry #tradition
#Burke #jurisprudence