If it’s lawful to have a rifle club to kill pheasants, it should be just as lawful to have one to kill wolves or dogs that are being sicked on little black babies. In fact, it’s constitutional. Article Number Two of the constitution guarantees the right of every citizen to own a rifle or a shot gun.
Now all we need is to continue to speak the truth fearlessly, and we shall add to our number those who will turn the scale to the side of equal and full justice in all things.
It is the greatest good to the greatest number of people which is the measure of right and wrong.
It is not once nor twice but times without number that the same ideas make their appearance in the world.
The greatest happiness of the greatest number is the foundation of morals and legislation.
Most students have thoughts about emigrating to Israel. A significant number go on aliyah. We are proud of our Israel programs, which come at a considerable cost to the university.
The number of children is not growing any longer in the world. We are still debating peak oil, but we have definitely reached peak child.
As you have fewer and fewer voices in a democracy, in a free society, it’s not good to limit the number of voices.
In terms of getting people to experiment more and take more risk, there are at least three things that immediately come to my mind. Number one, of course, is role-modeling it yourself. Number two is, when people take intelligent, smart risks and yet it doesn’t work out, not shooting them. And number three, being honest with yourself.
For the Greeks, there was no single canonical version of creation, but a number of overlapping stories.