Monthly Archives: January 2021

Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety. *Benjamin Franklin*

Arguably the wisest of our founding fathers, Benjamin Franklin penned these words in 1756.  He defined liberty as essential and safety as temporary. It is crucial for us to absorb this reality.  Twenty years later, Patrick Henry reiterated the same sentiment by simply saying “Give me liberty or give me death.”  The architects of our […]

PATRIOTISM means to stand by the country. It does not mean to stand by the President or any other public official *Theodore Roosevelt 1917*

We are in perilous times. Our great country is divided and angry.  As citizens we will never agree on every issue.  Debate and constructive criticism are essential for a healthy, growing, and powerful nation. People of the United States of America are fellow and equal citizens to their leader, they are not subjects of their […]