Started reading “The Freedom Manifesto” by Tom Hodgkinson.
A couple of flitches of bacon are worth fifty thousand Methodist sermons and religious tracts,”
I was born and grew to manhood in one of the wildest and roughest districts of Pennsylvania
— E. H. (Elmer Harry) Kreps on Union County
God will not have his work made manifest by cowards.
Finished reading Ender’s Game by Orson Scott
Started reading Ender’s Game by Orson Scott
“The true aim of medicine is not to make men virtuous; it is to safeguard and rescue them from the consequences of their vices.”
— H. L. Mencken
He founded a religion, of which the main tenets were the transmigration of souls and the sinfulness of eating beans.
— Bertrand Russell on Pythagoras
Finished reading Greek Lives by Plutarch
Started reading Greek Lives by Plutarch