Pain’s Gain

If there is no struggle, there is no progress.

Frederick Douglass

#twisdom #struggle

Self Art

Woe to the thinker who is not the gardener but only the soil of the plants that grow up in him!

Nietzsche

#twisdom #autoMediation

Pretended War

The loss of liberty at home is charged against provisions against danger, real or pretended, from abroad.

James Madison
#twisdom #freedom

Unequal Crime

Behind every great fortune there is a crime.

Honore de Balzac

#twisdom #inequality

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

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