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Join Date: Aug 2007
Tuesday, January 26, 2010 at 01:24AM
susancnw, I love your sig. It reveals a lot about you.
Thanks! Sowell is a personal hero. He's incredibly smart, but has a way of explaining things that goes right to the heart of things. I admit that I struggle with his books on economics, his books are race and cultural issues are really eye-opening. And he's very funny.
Guess I need to update the sig too...found a good one from Mark Twain.
My son wears combat boots (and a parachute).
So does my son-in-law.
The older I get, the less patience I have with cleverness. Thomas Sowell.
Resolve to perform what you ought. Perform without fail what you resolve. Benjamin Franklin.
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first. Mark Twain.