‘Freedoms are never free.’ This is what we tell our kids hoping that it sticks well into the future, when they’re out of our sight and living their lives fully on their own. Freedom in America must be maintained and managed, it is too often taken for granted by every one of us.
Have you forgotten where we (whites) came from?
Photo credit: Without Reservations
“I can’t imagine anything more important than air, water, soil, energy, and biodiversity. These are the things that keep us alive.” ~ David Suzuki
“Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.” ~ John F. Kennedy
“Nature does not hurry. Yet everything is accomplished.” ~ Lao Tzu
“The question is not, Can they reason? nor, Can they talk? but Can they suffer?” ~ Jeremy Bentham
“If nothing is lost except the cruelty, why wouldn’t we choose the new over the old?” ~ Jenny Brown
“A vegetable garden in the beginning looks so promising, and then after all, little by little, it grows nothing but vegetables, nothing, nothing but vegetables.” ~ Gertrude Stein