"All Truth Passes Through Three stages. First, It Is Ridiculed, Second It Is Violently Opposed, And Third, It Is Accepted As Self-Evident" – Arthur Schopenhauer, Philosopher
"We'll know our disinformation program is complete when everything the American public believes is false." -- William Casey, CIA Director (from first staff meeting in 1981)
Back in the 1980's I said to my dad (who was in my opinion, more faithful
to "Baptist" than he was to God,) . . . "Dad, I'm thinking of becoming
A pained look came over his face but then he got very thoughtful. . . .
Jeremiah 7:21-23 in Hebrew
It would be difficult to discover the truth about the universe if we refused to consider anything that might be true. Richard Morris - Time's Arrows, Simon & Schuster, Inc., New York, 1985 (p. 214)
It is in the correct ordering of our conversation that we come to understand the secrets of the universe. John P. Colvis
So far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain. And as so far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality. Albert Einstein - Geometry and Experience
Thanks to Bart Kosko - Fuzzy Thinking.
Frantic orthodoxy is never rooted in faith but in doubt. It is when we are not sure that we are doubly sure. Rhinehold Neibor
God help this nation when it has a President who doesn't know as much about the military as I do. Dwight Eisenhower
J. Newhouse, War and Peace in the Nuclear Age, Knoph, New York (1989)
"Klaatu barada nikto" - Message from Klaatu to the robot Gort in the movie The Day the Earth Stood Still.
"Horses can tell if you are bow-legged or not." Anon.