Mind Closed Until Further Notice

Stephen Toulmin (1922-2009) A man demonstrates his rationality, not by a commitment to fixed ideas, stereotyped procedures, or immutable concepts; but by the manner in which, and the occasions on which, he changes those ideas, procedures and concepts.

To Have Faith

Anonymous To have faith is to trust that the universe is unfolding as it should at the perfect time, regardless of your preference.

Chimney Tops

Chimney Tops picnic area in Smoky Mountain National Park

Lew Rockwell (in 2014)

The State cannot be reformed. The State is a monopolist of aggressive violence, and a massive wealth transfer mechanism. And it is doing precisely what is in its nature to do. The utopian dream of limited government can’t be realized because government has no interest in remaining limited.

Drunken Irish Economist (in 2003)

This is all a load of malarkey y’re handing us. And y’know it. For everything y’say…y’say just the opposite a minute later. Y’don’t know what y’re doin. And now all the saints in heaven can’t save you. You’ll roast in hell, all of you. And y’deserve it, y’do.