31OCT2018 – Quote of the Day

“As all those have shown who have discussed civil institutions, and as every history is full of examples, it is necessary to whoever arranges to found a Republic and establish laws in it, to presuppose that all men are bad and that they will use their malignity of mind every time they have the opportunity.”

Niccolo Machiavelli

Wow, that’s bleak.  But true.

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Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

And my corollary: Anyone who seeks power should automatically be kept from it.

War Pig
War Pig
1 year ago

Judge Lynch’s court is always open,