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“If”

Almost 2,000 years ago Plutarch put out an essay, On Talkativeness, which appeared in Volume VI of the Loeb Classical Library’s edition of the Moralia, first

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Fear The Unexpected

When different people from different walks of life start discussing similar ideas, it just might be an idea worth paying attention to. Edward Teach was infamously known

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Is It True?

“The longer I watch current events, the more I have come to see how many of our troubles arise from the habit, on all sides,

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Rules Of Civility

It was 234 years ago on April 30 when George Washington was inaugurated as the first President of the United States. The year was 1789

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Seeking Wisdom

“When someone inquired of him what children should learn, he said: ‘What they will also use when they become men.’” – Plutarch, On Sparta How

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Courage In Adversity

“For we are naturally disposed to admire more than anything else the man who shows fortitude in adversity.” Thousands of years ago, Seneca wrote about

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Guerillas

Yu Chi Chan (Guerilla Warfare) was first published by Mas Tse-Tung in 1937. Before Mao collected his thoughts on guerilla strategy, Sun Tzu wrote about

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The Strenuous Life

Theodore Roosevelt was born into one of New York City’s wealthiest families on October 27, 1858. As a boy, he was scrawny, even malnourished, from

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