Education

TOWARDS A MORE PERFECT UNION

“The American Republic will endure until the day Congress discovers that it can bribe the public with the public’s money.” ― Alexis de Tocqueville   These days I perpetually find myself questioning which will prove more destructive to America, the… Read More ›

IGNORANCE OR INTENTION

“A true opium of the people is a belief in nothingness after death – the huge solace of thinking that for our betrayals, greed, cowardice, murders we are not going to be judged.” ― Czeslaw Milosz   Most people enter… Read More ›

MORE CLOUDS ON THE HORIZON

“A leader is bestWhen people barely know he existsOf a good leader, who talks little,When his work is done, his aim fulfilled,They will say, “We did this ourselves.” ― Lao Tzu, Tao Te Ch Hope y’all had a great Easter weekend. For us… Read More ›

A QUESTIONABLE OFFENSE

“The human being must always be central, not the products and objects of his skill and energy.” ― Bernard Wolfe, Limbo It was about 8:30 last night, I was getting ready for the nightly family dog walk. The phone buzzed indicating an incoming… Read More ›

IT WAS ALL JUST A DREAM

“You’re nothing more than a clever prostitute. You accepted the conditions in which you found yourself and you triumphed.” ― E.L. Doctorow, Ragtime   Growing up, the most popular show in the country was “Dallas”. For those of you too… Read More ›

WHO’S ZOOMING WHO?

“You’ll never decide what you want until you’ve decided who you are.” ― Noël Coward   Who’s in charge of education policy in Tennessee? It seems like a pretty straightforward question, right? Those with a passing knowledge might answer that… Read More ›