Wednesday, June 02, 2021

Mark Twain -

 It’s easier to fool people than to convince them that they have been fooled.

 In religion and politics people’s beliefs and convictions are in almost every case gotten at second-hand, and without examination, from authorities who have not themselves examined the questions at issue but have taken them at second-hand from other non-examiners, whose opinions about them were not worth a brass farthing.

Friday, May 28, 2021

Wikipedia -

 In the field of psychology, cognitive dissonance occurs when a person holds contradictory beliefs, ideas, or values, and is typically experienced as psychological stress when they participate in an action that goes against one or more of them.

Wikipedia -

 A vaccine is a biological preparation that provides active acquired immunity to a particular infectious disease.

Friday, April 23, 2021

Richard Hanania -

Democracy does not reflect the will of the citizenry, it reflects the will of an activist class, which is not representative of the general population.

Sunday, April 11, 2021

Glenn Reynolds -

 When you remember that “woke” is a synonym for “crazy, stupid, and vicious” it all makes sense.

Saturday, February 13, 2021

Marcus Aurelius -

 The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in ranks of the insane.

Tuesday, February 02, 2021

Herbert Marcuse -

 Movements from the left must be extended tolerance, even when they are violent, while movements from the right must not be tolerated, including suppressing them by violence.

Thursday, January 28, 2021

Mark Steyn -

 Yesterday's mental illness is today's social policy.

 Diversity is where societies go to die.