Unequal Crime

Behind every great fortune there is a crime.

Honore de Balzac

#twisdom #inequality

Treasonable Silence

To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile but morally treasonable.

Theodore Roosevelt

#twisdom #freedom

Whose War

War against a foreign country only happens when the moneyed classes think they are going to profit from it.

Orwell

#twisdom #peaceEcon #inequality

Silent Violence 

In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.

MLKJ

#twisdom #responsibility

Success Cycle

Success is not final; failure is not fatal. 

Winston Churchill 

#twisdom #grit

In Action

Those who do not move do not notice their chains.

Rosa Luxemburg

#twisdom #freedom

Swine & Science

So far the pearls of science have been cast before swine, who have given us in return millionaires and slums, armaments and the desolation of war.

Unknown 

#twisdom #inequality

Free Minds

Belief in intellectual freedom where it does not exist contributes to complacency in virtual enslavement. 

John Dewey 

#twisdom #liberty 

Record of Authority

The world has suffered more from leaders and authorities than from the masses.
John Dewey

#twisdom #democracy

Political Freedom

No one is sovereign over meaning. 

Michaela Ferguson

#twisdom #freedom