Government is the great fiction, through which everybody endeavors to live at the expense of everybody else.
Bastiat, Frederic quotes
- "The charges of high treason and genocide are… "The charges of high treason and genocide are extremely grave as regards the journalists. We call on the Ethiopian government to show the utmost transparency in these cases. Prime Minister Meles Zenawi should not try to defuse the criticism against him at the expense of the freedom or lives of citizens." - Reporters Without Borders
- Charme – das ist die Eigenschaft bei anderen, Charme - das ist die Eigenschaft bei anderen, die uns zufriedener mit uns selbst macht. (Henri-Frédéric Amiel)
- Wilfredo Subong – way to prosper "We have many good men and women in the corporate world. They know what ails society and they know what they can do to help in nation-building and uplift those who have less in life. However, they were adamant to extend their helping hand in the past because they are afraid that any financial assistance they provide might find its way to the pockets of…
- Patricia Mirasol – government ineptitude "To my mind, what comes as a pleasant offshoot of Duterte’s victory is the fact that more and more Filipinos have awoken from their indifference over what’s happening in the country and are now actually interested enough to contribute to the political discourse. I know of contacts who have now started to care enough to expect better government service, whereas before it was all just…