RULING RULES

RULING RULES

Justice is the name for certain classes of moral rules, which concern the essentials of human well-being more nearly, and are therefore of more absolute obligation, than any other rules for the guidance of life. ~ John Stuart Mill 1806-1873 England Economist,...
DO NOT BURY OUR GLORY

DO NOT BURY OUR GLORY

If we and our posterity reject religious instruction and authority, violate the rules of eternal justice, trifle with the injunctions of morality, and recklessly destroy the political constitution which holds us together, no man can tell how sudden a catastrophe may...
THERE’S THAT CONSCIENCE AGAIN

THERE’S THAT CONSCIENCE AGAIN

The most important spiritual function is conscience, the source of all spiritual joy and happiness.  Conscience will not be quieted by anything less than truth and justice. ~ Ferenc Dávid (also rendered as Francis David)  1520 – 1579   Transylvanian    Nontrinitarian...
BRING BACK THE HUMAN SPIRIT

BRING BACK THE HUMAN SPIRIT

Mediation and reconciliation work is about a profound quest for justice and social transformation. But at the same time, they are about service, solidarity, about exploring and rediscovering the human spirit that has been lost or shattered through human conflict,...
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...