On Good from Evil

Posted by editormum on 21 December 2005 in Uncategorized |

Now the fact that God can make complex good out of simple evil does not excuse … those who do the simple evil. … Offenses must come, but woe to those by whom they come; sins do cause grace to abound, but we must not make that an excuse for continuing to sin. — C.S. […]

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Death of a Nation

Posted by editormum on 7 December 2005 in Character |

If we lose the virile, manly qualities, and sink into a nation of mere hucksters, putting gain over national honor, and subordinating everything to mere ease of life, then we shall indeed reach a condition worse than that of the ancient civilisations in the years of their decay. — Theodore Roosevelt

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On Peace

Posted by editormum on 6 December 2005 in Government |

To be prepared for War is one of the most effectual means of preserving peace. — George Washington

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Are We Settling for Less than the Best?

Posted by editormum on 2 December 2005 in Character |

… our desires [are] not too strong, but too weak. We are half-hearted creatures, fooling about with drink and sex and ambition when infinite joy is offered us, like an ignorant child who wants to go on making mud pies in a slum because he cannot imagine what is meant by the offer of a […]

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