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marriage is a duel

The New Theologians always remind me of some tribe who always take their god to a precipice and discuss whether they should throw him over. —GK Chesterton in Orthodoxy

Not all those who wander are lost. ― J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring

Good intentions will always be pleaded for every assumption of authority. It is hardly too strong to say that the Constitution was made to guard the people against the dangers of good intentions. There are men in all ages who mean to govern well, but they mean to govern. They promise to be good masters, but they mean to be masters.” - Daniel Webster (1782-1852).