Quote of the Day: Indifference



The penalty good men pay for indifference to public affairs is to be ruled by evil men.

Plato, 424-348 BC, Greek mathematician, philosopher, and founder of the first institution of higher learning in the Western World.


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  1. Great quote, John. Quite appropriate. We should all post it somewhere conspicuous in our homes next to our property tax bills.

  2. Yep. The people very much asleep, or believing promises without verification of the integrity of who and what. That would be too much work…to become informed. Thanks John for the cazillion year old quote that unfortunately applies today.

    1. People get furious over getting the wrong order at Starbucks…and yet won’t get off the couch to cast a vote and stop politicians from stealing from them. Go figure!

      Thanks for your comment, Linda.

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