Quote(s) of the Week (September 21, 1997)
On Honest Reporting...
- "The man who never looks into a newspaper is better
informed than he who reads them, inasmuch as he who knows
nothing is nearer the truth than he whose mind is filled
with errors and falsehood."
- --Thomas Jefferson,
letter to John Norvell, June 11, 1807. From the Daily
Outrage for September 16, 1997.
On Conservative Wisdom...
- "You cannot build character and courage by taking
away a person's initiative and independence. You cannot
help people permanently by doing for them what they could
and should do for themselves."
- --Abraham Lincoln,
1861. From the Daily Outrage for September 15, 1997.