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Patriot "Minimimalist"

The other day, the following passage from the Bible seemed to jump out at me. Let’s read, Matthew 19:16-24 (ERV); 16A man came to Jesus and asked, “Teacher, what good thing must I do to have eternal life?” 527 more words

Patriotic

"Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers, or newspapers without ..."

“Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers, or newspapers without a government, I should not hesitate a moment to prefer the latter.” 12 more words

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Jefferson's Library - Thomas Jefferson | Exhibitions - Library of Congress

“Throughout his life, books were vital to Thomas Jefferson’s education and well-being. When his family home Shadwell burned in 1770 Jefferson most lamented the loss of his books. 152 more words

Books & Reading

Virginia Wine: Pursuing a Dream

The dream of a world class Virginia wine began with Thomas Jefferson.  Although Jefferson knew that Virginia had the weather and terroir for grape growing and winemaking, he never saw his dream come to fruition.   920 more words

Bordeaux Style Blend

QUOTE OF THE DAY

“Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.”

- Thomas Jefferson

Fitness

Janganlah sekali-kali membeli barang yang tidak kau inginkan meski murah harganya. Barang itu akan menjadi mahal harganya.

- Thomas Jefferson -

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"Blog Post: Federalism's Checks on Presidential Kingship," By Peter Haworth

American politics sometimes seems to be as meaningless as a government work-project solely aimed at keeping human bodies well employed–e.g., moving rocks from one silly pile to another. 1,705 more words

Federalism