One people, one planet

Not only have we failed to realize we are one people, we have forgotten that we have only one planetJacques Cousteau

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Quotes – When the truth offends, we lie and lie,…

When the truth offends, we lie and lie, until we can no longer remember it is ever there. But it is still there. Every lie we tell incurs a debt to the truth. Sooner or later, that debt is paid.Valery Legasof – Chernobyl

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Two favorite financial quotes

An economist is an expert who will know tomorrow why the things he predicted yesterday didn’t happen today.Laurence J. Peter The stock market is a device for transferring money from the impatient to the patient.Wareen Buffet

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Vietnam quote

I’ve been watching a lot of Vietnam war movies lately. Our current American culture has reverted to glorifying war and it makes no sense. Iraq was invaded by the USA on a lie. The memory of the USA is short and has forgotten Vietnam, or as the Vietnamese call it, the American war. Americans invaded…… Continue reading Vietnam quote

The School Where I Studied

I passed by the school where I studied as a boyand said in my heart: here I learned certain thingsand didn’t learn others. All my life I have loved in vainthe things I didn’t learn. I am filled with knowledge,I know all about the flowering of the tree of knowledge,the shape of its leaves, the…… Continue reading The School Where I Studied

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Authority!

At 42 years of age my understanding of authority has evolved and I wanted to get these thoughts down. When you’re a kid there are people you just have to obey without question. This would include: your parents, teachers, priests, adults and now that I think about it, just about everyone except other kids. We…… Continue reading Authority!