Crazy Times

Insanity in individuals is something rare – but in groups, parties, nations and epochs, it is the rule.

Friedrich Nietzsche

#twisdom #insanity #politics

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House & Society

While economics is about how people make choice, sociology is about how they don’t have any choice to make.
Bertrand Russell

Social Ideal

What-ought-to-be has first place in social science.
Roscoe Pound

#twisdom #philo #law

Condition & Consciousness

Das gesellschaftliche Sein bestimmt das Bewusstsein.
Karl Marx

Social being leads awareness.

#twisdom #econ #environment #philo

Social & Legal Obligation

Many a man pays his gambling debts although he fails to pay his tailor.
Eugen Ehrlich

#law #anthro #twisdom

Ideology Fails

2010s American politics: anachronism split bw a 1910s labor creed & an 1810s frontier. Each blind in one eye, neither can think 3D.
A.R.T.

#twisdom

People Power

The means at the disposal of the state are insufficient to enforce legal claims against thousands of resisting human beings.
Eugen Ehrlich

#jurisprudence #democracy #politics