Words Of Wisdom

By admin on 05/15/2019 11:59 PM

Steve Jobs: “I didn’t see it see it then, but it turned out that getting fired from Apple was the best thing that could have ever happened to me.” Lawrence Reed, Pres FEE: Have courage. Be principled. Keep your character high. Master your subject and the ability to communicate it. Be persistent and relentless. You […]

By admin on 04/02/2019 5:46 AM

From the March 8, 2019 WSJ Mary Anastasia O’Grady Venezuela’s Long Road to Ruin: “Rent control in Venezuela dates to 1939 but was not enforced until August 1960 by Betancourt when he passed a new rent-control law with prohibitions on eviction. Since then ‘not one apartment building has been built.’” Swedish economist Carl Assar Lindbeck […]

By admin on 03/19/2019 8:23 AM

Money giving is a very good criterion . . . of a person’s mental health. Generous people are rarely mentally ill people. –Karl A. Menninger, Founder of the Menninger Psychoanalytic institute.   Health care is being converted from a social service to an economic commodity, sold in the marketplace and distributed on the basis of […]

By admin on 01/03/2019 3:41 AM

He who moves not forward goes backward. –Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Only a man’s character is the real criterion of worth. –Eleanor Roosevelt If you don’t know where you are going, every road will get you nowhere. –Henry Kissinger It’s more fun to be a pirate than to join the Navy. –Steve Jobs We are […]

By admin on 12/04/2018 4:08 AM

Fool me once, shame on you; fool me twice, shame on me. —Chinese proverb Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must be first overcome. –Samuel Johnson One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done. –Marie Curie Ambition is the path to success. Persistence is […]

By Del Meyer on 11/26/2018 4:02 AM

A Specialist is one who knows more and more about less and less. –William J. Mayo. A Medical Chest specialist is long-winded about the short winded. If you have more surgeons, you’ll get more surgery. If you have more internists, you’ll get more lab tests. –John Wennberg. Dermatologist make rash judgments. –Patricia Majewski. A males […]

By Del Meyer on 10/14/2018 1:50 PM

Definition: adult female humans; the distaff side; formerly the weaker sex; the ladies; the first improvement on man; the female of the species; “the last thing civilized by man (George Meredith); the eternal feminine.               Quotations: . . . Can’t live with them, or without them. Aristophanes, Lysistrata, 411 B.C. A sufficient measure of civilization […]

By Del Meyer on 09/14/2018 12:43 PM

Although Abraham Lincoln and Nikita Khrushchev’s beliefs on liberty, religion, and economics were radically different, on one important issue they offered similarly prophetic statements. “We do not have to invade the United States, we will destroy you from within.” –Nikita Khrushchev “America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our […]

By Del Meyer on 08/07/2018 8:49 AM

The Controversial Text That Saved Me I’m a Catholic thanks to ‘Humanae Vitae.’ It’s about a lot more than birth control. By Ashley McGuire, Author of “Sex Scandal: The Drive to Abolish Male and Female” WSJ | July 26, 2018 I first read “Humanae Vitae”—which Pope Paul VI published 50 years ago July 29—when I […]

By Del Meyer on 07/07/2018 7:53 AM

“We live in a country where, yes, there are injustices that can happen. We are blessed to be in a country where injustice can also be rectified.” “The indispensable first step to getting the things you want out of life is this: decide what you want.” ~ Ben Stein    “Love is what we were born […]