Cheap Freedom…

“What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly … it would be strange indeed if so celestial an article as Freedom should not be highly rated.” Thomas Paine (1737 to 1809) An English-American writer and political pamphleteer whose Common Sense pamphlet and Crisis papers were important influences on the American Revolution. Other works that… Read More

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Liberty & Safety…

“They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.” Benjamin Franklin (1706 to 1790) Benjamin Franklin, also known as Ben Franklin and by the pseudonym Richard Saunders, was an American printer and publisher, author, inventor and scientist, and diplomat. One of the Founding Fathers, Franklin helped… Read More