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Prophets against Empire

In his marginal comments to Watson’s An Apology for the Bible, Blake considers Thomas Paine’s secular enlightenment assault on revealed religion to be the work of “either a Devil or an Inspired Man” (456).  96 more words

Empire Vs. Revolution (2/28)

“Every science has for its basis a system of principles as fixed and unalterable as those by which the universe is regulated and governed.  Man cannot make principles, he can only discover them.”

~Thomas Paine, 1737 – 1809

Quotes

James Chalmers and Plain Truth

“Can we be so deluded, to expect aid from those princes , which inspiring their subjects with a relish for liberty, might eventually shake their arbitrary thrones…Can we believe that those princes will offer an example so dangerous to their subjects and colonies, by aiding those provinces to independence?  173 more words

Ari Sclar

The Great Awakening has begun

American Intelligence Media | Published on February 8, 2018

Thomas Paine of the American Intelligence Media explains how the Second American Revolution is a New World Awakening in which every citizen around the world can participate. 144 more words

Politics/Fascism
  • The trade of governing has always been monopolized by the most ignorant and the most rascally individuals of mankind. ~Thomas Paine, (9 Feb 1737-1809)

Thought For the Day: The Trade of Governance Is Monopolized By Ignorant Rascals

“The trade of governing has always been monopolized by the most ignorant and the most rascally individuals of mankind.” – Thomas Paine, philosopher and writer (9 Feb 1737-1809) … 108 more words

Thought For The Day