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The Conservative American Crisis

Thomas Paine famously wrote in The American Crisis, “How easy it is to abuse truth and language, when men, by habitual wickedness, have learned to set justice at defiance”. 1,042 more words

Politics

Thomas Paine Quote 2

“Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.”

Thomas Paine

Writing

Thomas Paine Quote 1

“When it can be said by any country in the world, my poor are happy, neither ignorance nor distress is to be found among them, my jails are empty of prisoners, my streets of beggars, the aged are not in want, the taxes are not oppressive, the rational world is my friend because I am the friend of happiness. 36 more words

Writing

Thomas Paine and Common Sense

When the Boston Massacre occurred on March 5, 1770 and the Boston Tea Party took place on December 16th, 1773, the colonists were highly agitated by these events, but throughout all of this, they still considered themselves British subjects that had grievances against the reigning British monarch, George III. 475 more words

US History

The world is my country, all mankind are my brethren and to do good is my religion.

Thomas Paine

Quotes

Balancing your job- Managing Things vs Leading People

As a Manager, you are continually torn between Managing Things of the store- things like supplies, equipment, and product preparation, and Leading People- your team leaders and crewmembers to high levels of service and achievement. 350 more words

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