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First Principles: Faith Mitigates the Wickedness of Humanity

“If men are so wicked with religion, what would they be if without it?” —Benjamin Franklin

First Principles

Lunar New Year's Resolution

This is the first in a series on The Harvard Classics; the rest of the posts will be available here. Volume I: Franklin, Woolman, Penn… 640 more words

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  • “If men are so wicked with religion, what would they be if without it?” ~Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin

Short Post on Two Short-Lived Magazines, 1741

Today marks the 277th anniversary of Boston-based publisher Andrew Bradford releasing American Magazine; or Monthly View of the Political State of the British Colonies. 71 more words

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The Monetization of Time

By Horus Alas

“To-morrow, and to-morrow, and to-morrow,

Creeps in this petty pace from day to day,

To the last syllable of recorded time;

And all our yesterdays have lighted fools… 772 more words

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Blind Eyes

“The eyes of other people are the eyes that ruin us.  If all but myself were blind, I should want neither fine clothes, fine houses, nor fine furniture.” -Benjamin Franklin

Thought For The Day

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Never confuse motion with action.~ Benjamin Franklin

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