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quote of the Day 5/18/18
Posted on May 18, 2018 8:58 PM


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Quote of the Day 5/16/18
Posted on May 16, 2018 5:40 PM

"As I reflect upon the state of our American democracy, I observe a growing crisis in ethics and integrity, if we do not as Americans confront the crisis of ethics and integrity in our society and among our leaders in both public and private sector — and regrettably, at times, even the non-profit sector — then American democracy, as we know it, is entering its twilight years."

"If our leaders seek to conceal the truth, or we as people become accepting of alternative realities that are no longer grounded in facts, then we as American citizens are on a pathway to relinquishing our freedom. A responsibility of every American citizen to each other is to preserve and protect our freedom by recognizing what truth is and is not, what a fact is and is not, and begin by holding ourselves accountable to truthfulness, and demand our pursuit of America's future be fact-based."

"When we as people, a free people, go wobbly on the truth, even on what may seem to be the most trivial of matters, we go wobbly on America. A responsibility of every American citizen to each other is to preserve and protect our freedom by recognizing what truth is and is not, what a fact is and is not and begin by holding ourselves accountable to truthfulness and demand our pursuit of America's future be fact-based -- not based on wishful thinking, not hoped-for outcomes made in shallow promises, but with a clear-eyed view of the facts as they are, and guided by the truth that will set us free to seek solutions to our most daunting challenges."

"We do not have to look far to find examples of the cost to individuals and to society when integrity is sacrificed for immediate gain or personal achievement,
Such damage strikes at the very heart of a free society. It undermines the public trust in institutions and the overwhelming number of individuals, organizations who do live and compete by the rules every day."

Rex Tillerson

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Quote of the Day 5/13/18
Posted on May 13, 2018 11:21 AM

"When elected officials speak as though they are above the truth, they will act as though they are above the law. And when we tolerate dishonesty, we get criminality. Sometimes, it's in the form of corruption. Sometimes, it's abuse of power. And sometimes, it's both.
The greatest threat to American democracy isn't communism, jihadism, or any other external force or foreign power. It's our own willingness to tolerate dishonesty in service of party, and in pursuit of power."

Michael Bloomberg

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Quote of the Day 5/11/18
Posted on May 11, 2018 8:56 PM

No man who is corrupt, no man who condones corruption in others, can possibly do his duty by the community.

Theodore Roosevelt

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Quote of the Day 5/7/18
Posted on May 7, 2018 4:51 PM

"The judiciary is beyond comparison the weakest of the three departments of government … It can never attack with success either of the other two; and all possible care is requisite to enable it to defend itself against their attacks … As liberty can have nothing to fear from the judiciary alone, [it] would have everything to fear from its union with either of the other departments [executive and legislative] … The complete independence of the courts of justice is peculiarly essential in a limited constitution."

Alexander Hamilton

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