“I am a Republican, a black, dyed in the wool Republican, and I never intend to belong to any other party than the party of freedom and progress.” – Frederick Douglas
There comes a time when a moral man can’t obey a law which his conscience tells him is unjust. — Martin Luther King, Jr.
One of the sad signs of our times is that we have demonized those who produce, subsidized those who refuse to produce, and canonized those who complain. – Thomas Sowell
Knowledge makes a man unfit to be a slave.
Free speech is the bedrock of liberty and a free society. And yes, it includes the right to blaspheme and offend. – Ayaan Hirsi Ali
“Big government helps the people who have made it. It doesn’t help the people who are trying to make it; it crushes the people who are trying to make it.” – Marco Rubio
By cheering on counterproductive attitudes, making excuses for self-defeating behavior, and promoting the belief that ‘racism’ accounts for most of blacks’ problems, white intellectuals serve their own psychic, ideological, and political interests. They are the kinds of friends who can do more harm than enemies. — Thomas Sowell
“If you are taught bitterness and anger, then you will believe you are a victim. You will feel aggrieved and the twin brother of aggrievment is entitlement. So now you think you are owed something and you don’t have to work for it and now you’re on a really bad road to nowhere because there…
Ayn Rand (1905-1982), a Russian-American philosopher, novelist, screenwriter and playwright, is well known for her philosophical novels “The Fountainhead” and “Atlas Shrugged”. She created a philosophical system she described as “Objectivism”. Ayn Rand was born in Russia. In 1926, she moved to the U.S. and worked in Hollywood as a screenwriter. Her early novels weren’t…
Man – every man – is an end in himself, not a means to the ends of others. – Ayn Rand