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Easy to lift and carry

January 18th, 2015 · No Comments

“Men talk much and importantly about principles but they agree upon them much more readily than they do upon details because, perhaps, they hold theoretical principles so much more lightly than they hold practical details.” – Brand Whitlock, Belgium: A Personal Narrative Share this… Facebook Pinterest Twitter Linkedin Email Print

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It goes way back and way deep

January 17th, 2015 · No Comments

“Among the moral forces, exists there one superior to justice? This dominates all. Old as humanity, eternal as the need of man and of people to be and to feel themselves protected, it is at the base of all civilization. Art and Science are its tributaries. Religions live and prosper in its shadow. Is it […]

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A knight in shining paper

January 16th, 2015 · No Comments

“A lawyer is not only a professional competent to represent the interest of parties before justice and to defend in a courteous and honourable struggle the interests of the client: he is a necessary auxiliary of the judge, to whom he brings his learning, his probity, and his labour.” – Leon Theodor, Bâtonnier of the […]

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And is to be attended to

January 12th, 2015 · No Comments

“Truth is often exasperating in her deliberate movements and not to be hurried but she always arrives calm and unflushed at her destination.” – Brand Whitlock, Belgium: A Personal Narrative Share this… Facebook Pinterest Twitter Linkedin Email Print

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Keeping it simple, getting it done

January 11th, 2015 · No Comments

“The best committee in the world is a committee of three, two of whose members are dead.” – Tom L. Johnson, Mayor of Cleveland, Ohio (as quoted by Brand Whitlock in Belgium: A Personal Narrative) Share this… Facebook Pinterest Twitter Linkedin Email Print

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Too late now

January 5th, 2015 · 2 Comments

“There is this terrible and fatal quality in all writing, which should no doubt adjure us all to silence—namely, that, no matter how imperfect a picture the writer gives of everything else, he always draws a perfect portrait of himself.” – Brand Whitlock, Belgium: A Personal Narrative Share this… Facebook Pinterest Twitter Linkedin Email Print

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