16 SOURCED Aristotle Quotes

16 SOURCED Aristotle Quotes

Many quotes are misattributed to Aristotle, but not these ones!

The Dangers of Entangling Alliances

The Dangers of Entangling Alliances

Turkey, Russia, and Washington’s ‘Farewell Address’.

Gratitude Lists of 5 Famous Americans

Gratitude Lists of 5 Famous Americans

“Gratitude is always in one’s Power.” 

On Americans On Islam

On Americans On Islam

Here is my take, in a very basic outline, on the threat of the various Islamic schools.

Retailers Rediscovering Rest on Thanksgiving Weekend

Retailers Rediscovering Rest on Thanksgiving Weekend

While it’s great to be hard-working, ambitious, and enterprising, have we as a nation forgotten the value of stepping away from the regular routine?

More Seat Time Does Not a Good Education Make

More Seat Time Does Not a Good Education Make

Might the U.S. be over-emphasizing instruction time?

Three Approaches to Suffering

Three Approaches to Suffering

Some advice from a person who lived through World War II.

The Word "Busy" is Hurting Our Relationships

The Word "Busy" is Hurting Our Relationships

According to Kira Asatryan, the word "busy" is killing adult friendships.

Poll: Americans Not Equipped to Make Good Political Decisions

Poll: Americans Not Equipped to Make Good Political Decisions

Americans distrust government... and the American public.

The Beginning of World War III?

The Beginning of World War III?

Today a Russian fighter jet was shot down by Turkey.

7 Perceptive Social Critiques from... Dr. Seuss?

7 Perceptive Social Critiques from... Dr. Seuss?

To those in the know, a picture is worth a thousand words. So are some passages from children's books. 

Will Smith: We're All Prejudiced

Will Smith: We're All Prejudiced

Smith’s comments are worth pondering.

How to Lose the War on Terror

How to Lose the War on Terror

The bottom line is that terrorism is designed to turbo-charge our emotional buttons. It is not only about violence but the threat of future violence.

The Danger of Rejecting America's Cultural Heritage

The Danger of Rejecting America's Cultural Heritage

You may not like it, but what will replace it? 

Why Ancient Greece Also Had Hippies

Why Ancient Greece Also Had Hippies

Nothing new under the sun. 

D.C. Police Chief: Take the Gunman Out, If You Can

D.C. Police Chief: Take the Gunman Out, If You Can

A surprising recommendation from a law enforcement leader.

Is ISIS an ‘existential threat’?

Is ISIS an ‘existential threat’?

This month, yes. But back in July, the incoming chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff told a Congressional committee that it was Russia.

How do you fix bad parenting?

How do you fix bad parenting?

Education plays a big role, but the current system seems incapable.

Most Americans Say Children Today Need More Discipline

Most Americans Say Children Today Need More Discipline

Have many parents unwittingly encouraged their children to be demanding, self-centered individuals?

Mayflower Compact or Plymouth Combination?

Mayflower Compact or Plymouth Combination?

Overall, the Pilgrims gave only a few things to America—notably, the feast of Thanksgiving and the Plymouth Combination. But, what a contribution.

Is the Invisible Life Worth Living?

Is the Invisible Life Worth Living?

We live in a culture that largely attaches meaning to visibility.

Learning in Spite of Disadvantage

Learning in Spite of Disadvantage

Do minority students today need to seek to overcome disadvantages through their own efforts?

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