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Thomas Paine

Thomas Paine lived a remarkable life of great significance. From humble beginnings in Thetford, Norfolk, Paine used his desire to further the cause of social justice to provide himself with the intellect and skills to communicate to a wide audience. 124 more words

Norfolk Rebels

RE: Milo Yiannopoulos on Bill Maher

I have always strenuously supported the right of every man to his own opinion, however different that opinion might be to mine. He who denies to another this right, makes a slave of himself to his present opinion, because he precludes himself the right of changing it… 579 more words

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Quote of the day, Feb. 16

Thomas Paine, from Common Sense (1776)

“… a long habit of not thinking a thing wrong, gives it a superficial appearance of being right… 22 more words

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  • “Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.” ~Thomas Paine (1777)
Thomas Paine

Tom Paine II: The American Crisis

Tom Paine II: The American Crisis

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In a previous blog, Thomas Paine 1776, I selected the very famous quotes as: “These are the times that try men’s souls…,” from… 754 more words

Politics

Thomas Paine: 1776

From: MMcDonald77

These are the times that try men’s souls. The summer soldier and the sunshine patriot will, in this crisis, shrink from service of their country, but he that stands it now deserves the love and thanks of men and women.

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ON THIS DAY: January 29, 2017

January 29th is

Corn Chip Day

Curmudgeons Day

Freethinkers Day *

National Puzzle Day *

Seeing Eye Dog Day *

World Leprosy Day *

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