9 Truths MLK Taught us about Peace and Nonviolence

Important words to remember during these difficult times.

C.S. Lewis on the Christmas “Racket”

"It gives on the whole much more pain than pleasure."

Karl Popper Quotes to Make you Think

Today would have been his 114th birtdhay. 

Presidential Quotes

This is a tough one. See if you can break 50 percent.

8 Penetrating Quotes from Elie Wiesel

From the recently deceased Nobel Laureate and Holocaust survivor.

13 Sublime Quotes from Emerson on Self-Reliance

Emerson's odd philosophy of self-reliance can be better understood in its proper context.

July 4th Trivia: Who Said It?

Can you name the source of these famous (and not so famous) quotes?

Did Madison Give Us a Logical Solution to Immigration?

Sixty-two percent of Americans believe that the immigration system is broken.

PEW: Republicans and Democrats REALLY don’t like each other

America’s founders had some grave warnings about the dangers of political faction. 

8 Truth-Bombs from Thomas Paine

8 Truth-Bombs from Thomas Paine

From the author of 'Common Sense' and 'Age of Reason'

5 Brief Accounts from D-Day Survivors

Unfortunately, those of us descended from the generation which endured World War II often forget or overlook the horrors they endured.

Edmund Burke portrait

A Bunch of Burke Quotes

You'll want to bookmark this one. 

8 Profound Quotes from Blaise Pascal

Written over 300 years ago, they're still very applicable today.

10 Provocative Quotes on Education from Ray Bradbury

10 Provocative Quotes on Education from Ray Bradbury

From the author of the prophetic book "Fahrenheit 451"

15 of Mark Twain’s Sassiest Witticisms
20 Carl Jung Quotes That Will Make You Think

20 Carl Jung Quotes That Will Make You Think

His insights often lead to better self-understanding.  

10 Impressive Insights from Teddy Roosevelt

The Rough Rider had a lot to say. 

9 Ever-Relevant Quotes from Machiavelli’s 'The Prince'

From the Renaissance humanist's most famous and influential work.

5 Quotes from Harriet Tubman, the New Face of the $20 Bill

“I started with this idea in my head, ‘Dere’s two things I’ve got a right to, and dese are, Death or Liberty..."

7 Highly Profound Quotes from E.B. White

He wrote much more than just 'Charlotte's Web'...

The Founding Fathers on What to Do With Poor People

7 quotes on what they thought

8 Highly Insightful Quotes from Neil Postman

From the author of the modern classic "Amusing Ourselves to Death"

Van Gogh’s Pain and Beauty

On what would have been his 163rd birthday, a glimpse into the soul of the brilliant, tormented artist. ​

8 Founding Father Quotes on Human Nature

A list of (sourced) quotes that reflect what America’s Founders thought about the nature of humanity.  

5 'Lincoln' Quotes Old Abe Never Said

Many of the cherished witticisms we attribute to Lincoln cannot be directly sourced to America’s 16th president.

8 Quotes for Election Season from Saul Bellow

Saul Bellow (1915-2005) won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1976. 

Do Millennials Take Employment for Granted?

Is it time that Americans of all ages begin recognizing that the good life doesn’t come to a person without a lot of blood, sweat, and tears?