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The greatest pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.
    —     Walter Bagehot
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On This Day In:
2021 One Likely Consequence
Just A Carousel
2020 Know Love
2019 Spoiler Alert
2018 Tic-Toc
2017 Explaining Working Class Support For Donald
2016 Not In My Experience
2015 Effort
2014 Honest Wants
2013 Faith, n.
2012 Surprise Me
2011 Confused With Truth

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Nothing would be more tiresome than eating and drinking if God had not made them a pleasure as well as a necessity.
    —    Voltaire
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On This Day In:
2021 All I See Are Nails
More Money
2020 We Will Get Through This
2019 I Asked My Family Doctor Just What I Had
2018 You Have Just Begun To Climb
2017 Equal Protection Under Law
2016 A Stubbornly Persistent Illusion
2015 Or You Don’t
2014 If You Ever Fall…
2013 Glory Days (part 2)
2012 They Follow A Pattern – If You Know What I Mean
What I Live For (Precis)
2011 Giving

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Show me another pleasure like dinner which comes every day and lasts an hour.
    —    Charles Maurice de Talleyrand
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On This Day In:
2020 Magical Voices In My Head
I Still Need Educating
2019 And I’m Not Letting Go
2018 The Continuing Failure Of Speaker Paul Ryan
Day 3: Approaching The Half Way Point
2017 Orange Comb-Overs Unite!
2016 Speaking Of Which
2015 Complexity Has A Strict Architecture
2014 Just Support
2013 Wandering Free
2012 Contribute = Paying Taxes
2011 How Will You Be Judged?

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In every one of us there are two ruling and directing principles, whose guidance we follow wherever they may lead;  the one being an innate desire of pleasure;  the other, an acquired judgment which aspires after excellence.
    ―    Socrates
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On This Day In:
2018 A Call For You
2017 Because I Read
2016 On What Matters…
2015 Social Security
2014 Bewitching
2013 Visiting Joy
2012 Dedication To Today
2011 Project Second Chance – Adult Literacy
Turning Coal Into Diamonds

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There are seven sins in the world:
Wealth without work;
Pleasure without conscience;
Knowledge without humility;
Commerce without morality;
Science without humanity;
Worship without sacrifice;  and,
Politics without principle.
    —    Mahatma Gandhi
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