Category: Quote of the Day

August 11, 2009

Keeping and Losing

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He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain what he cannot lose. -Jim Elliot

August 8, 2009

Abe Lincoln Denies a Loan

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Dear Johnston:

Your request for eighty dollars, I do not think it best to comply with now. At the various times when I have helped you a little, you …

August 7, 2009

Arbitrary Power

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Nip the shoots of arbitrary power in the bud, is the only maxim which can ever preserve the liberties of any people.-John Quincy Adams

August 6, 2009

The Most Important Thing

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Of all things, guard against neglecting God in the secret place of prayer.-William Wilberforce

A good reminder for all believers, myself especially.

August 5, 2009

The Future of Our World

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As the family goes, so goes the nation and so goes the whole world in which we live. -Pope John Paul II

August 4, 2009

G.K. Chesterton on the Modern Rebel

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But the new rebel is a Sceptic, and will not entirely trust anything.
He has no loyalty; therefore he can never be really a revolutionist.
And the fact that he doubts everything really gets in his way when he wants to denounce …

August 3, 2009

Quote of the Day: John Wayne

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Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It’s perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we’ve learned something from yesterday.-John Wayne

July 30, 2008

Founders’ Daily Quote: 30 July 2008

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“The fabric of American empire ought to rest on the solid basis of THE CONSENT OF THE PEOPLE. The streams of national power ought to flow from that pure, original fountain of all legitimate
authority.”

–Alexander Hamilton (Federalist No. 22, 14 December …

July 28, 2008

Founders’ Daily Quote: 28 July 2008

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“The moral precepts delivered in the sacred oracles form a part of the law of nature, are of the same origin and of the same obligation, operating universally and perpetually.”

–James Wilson (Of the Law of Nature, 1804); Reference: The Works …

June 13, 2008

Chester Arthur Quote of the Day

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Quote from the 21st President Chester Arthur:

The extravagant expenditure of public …

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