karysmacurves:

The worse form of tyranny the world has ever known is the tyranny of the weak over the strong. It is the only tyranny that lasts.  — Oscar Wilde

karysmacurves:

The worse form of tyranny the world has ever known is the tyranny of the weak over the strong. It is the only tyranny that lasts.
Oscar Wilde

karysmacurves:

Consider: what could be more American than the principle that every person is to be held accountable for his or her crimes only? Could anything be more un-American than the Second Commandment’s warning that “I Yahweh, thy God, am a jealous god, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children unto the third and fourth generation.”? Not even the Common Law would have hung a man because his grandfather had stolen a horse! — Frank R Zindler

karysmacurves:

Consider: what could be more American than the principle that every person is to be held accountable for his or her crimes only? Could anything be more un-American than the Second Commandment’s warning that “I Yahweh, thy God, am a jealous god, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children unto the third and fourth generation.”? Not even the Common Law would have hung a man because his grandfather had stolen a horse!
Frank R Zindler