Bertrand Russell’s – My Ten Commmandments

Do not lie to yourself. Do not lie to other people unless they are exercising tyranny. When you think it is your duty to inflict pain,scrutinize your reasons closely. When you desire power, examine yourself closely as to why you deserve it. When you have power, use it to build up people, not to constrict…

Throughout history, poverty is the normal condition of man…

Throughout history, poverty is the normal condition of man. Advances which permit this norm to be exceeded – here and there, now and then – are the work of an extremely small minority, frequently despised, often condemned, and almost always opposed by all right – thinking people. Whenever this tiny minority is kept from creating,…

Democracy is not freedom. Democracy is…

Democracy is not freedom. Democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to eat for lunch. Freedom comes from the recognition of certain rights which may not be taken, not even by a 99% vote. – Marvin Simkin

Gandhi Quotes

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (1869-1948) was an ideological and political leader of India. Gandhi is also known as “Mahatma” or “Great Soul”. He used non-violent resistance and civil disobedience to stand against tyranny. Mahatma’s philosophy is also known as “Satyagraha”. Gandhi was assassinated by Nathuram Godse, in New Delhi, in 1948. October 2, Gandhi’s birthday is…