Wednesday, November 5, 2008

It got so bad that Berlin and I ate "Stagg Chili" out of a can last night.

The study of history is a powerful antidote to contemporary arrogance. It is humbling to discover how many of our glib assumptions, which seem to us novel and plausible, have been tested before, not once but many times and in innumerable guises; and discovered to be, at great human cost, wholly false.

--Paul Johnson

Alas, how many have been persecuted for the wrong of having been right?

--Jean-Baptiste Say

..mercy to the guilty is cruelty to the innocent...

--Adam Smith


--David Doyle, esq.

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Anonymous said...

Enjoy your trip to Florida!

Eat seafood.

Drink good beer, but no wine.

You need a break, youngling!

a.e. nee said...

Hey Handy, been enjoying your posts, I think it's about time for an update, don't you? KY misses you.

Anonymous said...

did somebody say STEAK?!