Moral choices do not depend on personal preference and private decision but on right reason and, I would add, divine order.
Hume, Basil quotes
- "Eloquence, at its highest pitch, leaves little… "Eloquence, at its highest pitch, leaves little room for reason or reflection, but addresses itself entirely to the desires and affections, captivating the willing hearers, and subduing their understanding." - David Hume
- "We’ve had boilers getting overworked,… "We've had boilers getting overworked, filters plugged on furnaces, and a gas regulator that went bad on another one." - Ron Hume
- "Life is indeed the reflection of choices we… "Life is indeed the reflection of choices we make in every aspects per se. If your choices were compatible to your efficiency and resourcefulness the result would be positive. On the other hand, had you opted inappropriately, it would be concluded in negativity. Contemplate on your choices before effecting them." - Chandrababu V.S.
- "Dr. Rice’s record on Iraq gives me great… "Dr. Rice's record on Iraq gives me great concern. In her public statements she clearly overstated and exaggerated the intelligence concerning Iraq before the war in order to support the President's decision to initiate military action against Iraq." - Carl Levin