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Thursday, March 6, 2008

Compare & Contrast

“Liberalism is trust of the people
tempered by prudence.
Conservatism is distrust of the people
tempered by fear.”


- William E. Gladstone (1809 - 1898)

2 comments:

dancingmorganmouse said...

excellent little quote.

Pink Granite said...

Thanks DMM -
It caught my fancy and, while from another century, seemed to sum up contemporary circumstances.
- Lee