The Art of Tetman Callis

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You can depend on it

May 25th, 2011 · No Comments

“If a people is to be judged solely by its crimes and its sins, all the people of this planet are utterly damned.  Such judgments can produce only the deepest kind of anarchy.  The civilized judgment, on which depends all the possibilities of a decent human life, requires that men, while condemning and resisting evil […]

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The road not taken

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“In the future, to make a fortune will be considered as improper for the head of a big business as for the President of the United States or the mayor of a city.” — Walter Lippmann, 1934 Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinemailPrint

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Is this why American schools are a dysfunctional mess?

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“In every State it should be a fundamental maxim that the education of youth should be particularly formed and adapted to the nature and end of its government.” — Thomas Sheridan, 1756 (from The Cambridge History of English and American Literature, Vol. XIV, Ch. 14) Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinemailPrint

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Tags: Lit & Crit · Politics & Law · The Cambridge History of English and American Literature