INDISPENSABLE

INDISPENSABLE

Women, who are a majority of the peoples of the earth, are indispensable to the accumulation of the kind of social capital that is conducive to development, peace, justice and civility.
 ~ Mahnaz Afkhami b 1945 Iran Founder and President of Women’s Learning...
WATCH OUT FOR ZEUS

WATCH OUT FOR ZEUS

Neither famine nor disaster ever haunt men who do true justice…but for those who practice violence and cruel deeds far-seeing Zeus, the son of Cronos, ordains a punishment. Often even a whole city suffers for a bad man who sins and devises presumptuous...
LOOK AT THE FACTS OF THE WORLD

LOOK AT THE FACTS OF THE WORLD

Look at the facts of the world. You see a continual and progressive triumph of the right. I do not pretend to understand the moral universe; the arc is a long one, my eye reaches but little ways; I cannot calculate the curve and complete the figure by the experience...
THE STAMP OF JUSTICE AND LOVING KINDNESS

THE STAMP OF JUSTICE AND LOVING KINDNESS

Boundless compassion for all living beings is the surest and most certain guarantee of pure moral conduct and needs no casuistry. Whoever is filled with it will assuredly injure no one, do harm to no one, encroach on no man’s right; he will rather have regard...
COMPANION OF THE SOUL

COMPANION OF THE SOUL

COMPANION OF THE SOUL Beauty is but the sensible image of the Infinite. Like truth and justice it lives within us; like virtue and the moral law, it is a companion of the soul. ~ George Bancroft  1800-1891  United States,  U.S. Secretary of the Navy, responsible for...