Executive Limit

Der Mensch kann tun was er will; er kann aber nicht wollen was er will.

Man can do what he wills but he cannot will what to will.

Arthur Schopenhauer

#twisdom #will

Clench of Cliché

Conventional opinion is the ruin of our souls.

Rumi

#twisdom #freethought

Pretended War

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

James Madison
#twisdom #freedom

In Action

Those who do not move do not notice their chains.

Rosa Luxemburg

#twisdom #freedom

Political Freedom

No one is sovereign over meaning. 

Michaela Ferguson

#twisdom #freedom

Political Progress

The belief in political fixity, the sanctity of a form hallowed by tradition, is an invitation to revolt and revolution. 

John Dewey

#twisdom #progress

The Liberal Fallacy

No man and no mind was ever emancipated merely by being left alone.
John Dewey

#twisdom #empowerment

Idea Inertia

Habits of opinion are the toughest of all. 

John Dewey

#twisdom #freedom

Free Thought

The most courageous act is to think for yourself. Aloud.

Coco Chanel

#twisdom #freedom

Whose Press

Freedom of the press is guaranteed only to those who own one.

A.J. Liebling

#twisdom #media