One of the strongest and most persistent elements in national development has been that inheritance of political traditions and usages which the new settlers brought with them.
Americans should be wary of the Muslim Brothers in Egypt but not scared of them.
Culture means control over nature.
If the French noblesse had been capable of playing cricket with their peasants, their chateaux would never have been burnt.
That Rome was comparatively great and wealthy is certain.
Ignorance is bold and knowledge reserved.
Could I interrupt here, because there is an alternative explanation, which you are particularly well placed to examine. You know the argument that it is the alchemists in the laboratories who invent the sweet new kits.
President Obama can talk about having no grand schemes and making no big gains, but the reality is he can’t get anything of significance through Congress.
The whole story of the comfort women, the system of forced sexual slavery, the medical experiments of Unit 731, is not something that is in the US psyche. That is changing because many books are coming out.
Negro banks, as a rule, have failed because the people, taught that their own pioneers in business cannot function in this sphere, withdrew their deposits.