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First Principles: Law Should Have Just and Corresponding Punishment For Disobedience

“It is essential to the idea of a law, that it be attended with a sanction; or, in other words, a penalty or punishment for disobedience.” – Alexander Hamilton (1787)

First Principles

Dragon's deception

The serpentine dragon cradled its head on the bough of Knowledge and reasoned with Eve. “You look hungry. I heard you aren’t allowed to eat from any of Eden’s varieties. 453 more words


Without a shadow of a doubt?

April 2018

     Many that live deserve death. And some that die deserve life. Can you give it to         them? Then do not be too eager to deal out death in judgement.      1,364 more words

Why I don't suggest Boot camp...

Have you heard it said that when your car needs fixing you send it to a qualified mechanic and therefore when your dog has problems it makes sense to send him/her away too… 343 more words


Have you ever noticed when you are succeeding at something people offer much encouragement yet when you are failing no one encourages you at all.  It seems backwards doesn’t it?  41 more words


Some Advice for Making Decisions

All decisions are interesting because the process of decision making is always contradictory. On one hand, making decisions can make you feel very empowered. On the other, making decisions can lead to terrible anxiety. 390 more words


Born To Work

Life in the Pioneer Times Early in the morning, while it was still dark, pioneer children arose to do chores. Some of the chores for which they were responsible were done even before the children had breakfast. 707 more words