Quotes of Note

Here are some of our quotes of note for the month

“To believe all men honest is folly. To believe none is something worse.” John Adams
“Men have become tools of their tools.”

Henry David Thoreau

“People demand freedom of speech to make up for the freedom of thought which they
avoid.”

Soren Kierkegaard

“In the end we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our
friends.”

Martin Luther King

“I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense,
reason and intellect has intended us to forgo their use.”

Galileo Galilei

“The general spread of the light of science has already laid open to every view the
palpable truth that the mass of mankind has not been born with saddles on their backs,
nor a favored few booted and spurred ready to ride them legitimately by the grace of
God.”

Thomas Jefferson

“It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceed our humanity.”

Albert Einstein

“Laws for the liberal education of youth, especially for the lower classes of people, are so
extremely wise and useful that to a humane and generous mind, no expense for this
purpose would thought extravagant.”

John Adams

“Why has government been instituted at all? Because the passions of man will not
conform to the dictates of reason and justice without constraint.”

Alexander Hamilton