Posts Tagged: silence

Outrageous Duplicity

“Some people’s idea of free speech is that they are free to say what they like, but if anyone says anything back that is an outrage.” Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchilll, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom ( 1940-1945 ) &

Outrageous Duplicity

“Some people’s idea of free speech is that they are free to say what they like, but if anyone says anything back that is an outrage.” Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchilll, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom ( 1940-1945 ) &

Who Rules?

“To learn who rules over you, simply find out who you are not allowed to criticize.” Voltaire a.k.a. Francois-Marie Arouet Writer, Philosopher, Playwright & Historian

Who Rules?

“To learn who rules over you, simply find out who you are not allowed to criticize.” Voltaire a.k.a. Francois-Marie Arouet Writer, Philosopher, Playwright & Historian

Silencing the Voice

“Once a government is committed to the principle of silencing the voice of opposition it has only one way to go and that is down the path of increasingly repressive measures, until it becomes a source of terror to all

Silencing the Voice

“Once a government is committed to the principle of silencing the voice of opposition it has only one way to go and that is down the path of increasingly repressive measures, until it becomes a source of terror to all

Consensual Silence

“Your silence gives consent.” ~ Plato, Philosopher & Founder of the Academy in Athens

Consensual Silence

“Your silence gives consent.” ~ Plato, Philosopher & Founder of the Academy in Athens

Right-Speak, Right-Action

“Silence in the face of evil is, itself, evil. Not to speak, is to speak. Not to act, is to act. ” ~ Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Pastor, Theologian, & anti-Nazi Dissident, ~ Image via NAME HERE

Right-Speak, Right-Action

“Silence in the face of evil is, itself, evil. Not to speak, is to speak. Not to act, is to act. ” ~ Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Pastor, Theologian, & anti-Nazi Dissident, ~ Image via NAME HERE

To & For Its Children

“The ultimate test of a moral society is the kind of world that it leaves to its children. The test of the morality of a society is what it does for its children.” ~ Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Pastor, Theologian, & anti-Nazi

To & For Its Children

“The ultimate test of a moral society is the kind of world that it leaves to its children. The test of the morality of a society is what it does for its children.” ~ Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Pastor, Theologian, & anti-Nazi

5 Steps to Wisdom

“The first step in the acquisition of wisdom is silence, the second: listening, the third: memory, the fourth: practice, the fifth: teaching others.” ~ Solomon Gabriol

5 Steps to Wisdom

“The first step in the acquisition of wisdom is silence, the second: listening, the third: memory, the fourth: practice, the fifth: teaching others.” ~ Solomon Gabriol