"Prediction is very difficult, especially if it's about the future."|
--Nils Bohr, Nobel laureate in Physics
“Religious bondage shackles and debilitates the mind and unfits it for every noble enterprize."
--James Madison to William Bradford, April 1, 1774
"All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach."
“You can sway a thousand men by appealing to their prejudices quicker than you can convince one man by logic.”
― Robert A. Heinlein
Billionaire Nick Hanauer is refreshingly honest about this: ‘If it was true that lower taxes for the rich and more wealth for the wealthy led to job creation, today we would be drowning in jobs'.