The strength of a nation, especially of a republican nation, is in the intelligent and well ordered homes of the people.
Sigourney, Lydia quotes
- "In a republican nation, whose citizens are to… "In a republican nation, whose citizens are to be led by reason and persuasion and not by force, the art of reasoning becomes of first importance" - Thomas Jefferson
- E. F. Schumacher – materialism “Insights of wisdom … enable us to see the hollowness and fundamental unsatisfactoriness of a life devoted primarily to the pursuit of material ends, to the neglect of the spiritual. Such a life necessarily sets man against man and nation against nation, because man’s needs are infinite and infinitude can be achieved only in the spiritual realm, never in the material.” ~E. F. Schumacher
- Dr. Delmar Topinio Taclibon – sovereign nation "From 1898 to 1946, is inscribed in World History as an epoch of the United States of America’s Hegemony in the Philippines; from 1946 to 2016, the American Empire extended their colonial control and command over our leaders and people until such time that a “Moro/Indio” President emerged and reverberated the naked truth to the whole wide world about the atrocities, human rights violations and…
- Chris Hedges – a nation of destroyers "We now live in a nation where doctors destroy health, lawyers destroy justice, universities destroy knowledge, the press destroys information, religion destroys morals and banks destroy the economy." ~Chris HedgesBIOChristopher Lynn Hedges (born September 18, 1956) is a Pulitzer Prize-winning American journalist, Princeton Professor, and Presbyterian minister. Wikipedia