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The more clearly a person perceives the essential truth in any matter and the more quickly and accurately he can see and explain the reason for it, the wiser and more farsighted he will be considered.
    —    Marcus Tullius Cicero
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2017 Explaining My Equally Meager Results
2016 Every Tool And Every Chance
2015 Something That You Love
2014 Not Really At All
2013 Listening And Deserving
2012 I’m Still Not Certain
2011 True, False And Useful

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We are, as Plato beautifully says, born not for ourselves alone.  Our country claims a share in our existence, and our friends a share.   . . .The whole produce of the earth was created for the use of men, and men themselves are here for the sake of their fellow men that they may mutually assist one another.
    —    Marcus Tullius Cicero
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On This Day In:
2017 The Toughest Job
2016 Congratulations!!
Better Yet, Read!
2015 Even If It Kills Us Slowly
2014 Fun To Play God
Of Anything
2013 Legal (Almost)
2012 Great Scots!
2011 The GI Bill – A Simple History Lesson
Breaking Even

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He who plants trees benefits another generation.
     —    Caecilius Statius as quoted by Marcus Tullius Cicero
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On This Day In:
2017 Reinforced Learning
2016 I Choose To Believe
2015 What They Don’t Teach You At School
2014 Still Trying To Die (5)
2013 Honest Doubt
2012 Choice
2011 Ownership Of Thought

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When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
    —     Cicero
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On This Day In:
2013 Reasons
2012 American Libertarianism
2011 The Goal

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While there’s life, there’s hope.
    —    Marcus Tullius Cicero
From:  “Epistolae ad Atticum
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If I err in my belief that the souls of men are immortal, I err gladly, and I do not wish to lose so delightful and error.
    —    Marcus Tullius Cicero
From:  “Cato Maior de Senectute
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