Category Archives: Uncategorized

In My Life

There are places I remember All my life, though some have changed Some forever, not for better Some have gone and some remain All these places have their moments With lovers and friends I still can recall Some are dead … Continue reading

Posted in In My Life song lyrics, The Beatles, Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Corporations’ Changing Roles

Corporations…were designed by law, set up by the state, to serve the people, to build bridges and tunnels and roads. And now they are this Goliath that’s eating up the very entities, and having more power than the very entities, … Continue reading

Posted in commonplace book, corporation, Jeneane Behme, power, Robert Greenwald, Uncategorized, Wal-Mart, What Liberals Believe book, William Martin | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Happy Thanksgiving!

May your blessings be many, your dinner be great, and your friends and family too numerous to count. To all of my newly-discovered WordPress friends, I hope that you enjoy peace and harmony on this special holiday! You are all … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 16 Comments

Wind of Change

When the wind of change blows, some people build walls, others build windmills. Chinese Proverb Quote and Salvadore Dali artwork from Windmills of My Mind WordPress blog https://contemporaneousquixotic.wordpress.com/

Posted in Chinese proverb, commonplace book, Jeneane Behme, quotes, Salvadore Dali, Uncategorized, Wind of Change, Windmills of My MInd | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Family Values

Family values will not feed a hungry child, but you cannot raise a hungry child very well without them. We need both. Bill Clinton, quoted from his autobiography My Life page 582, Large Print First Edition, 2004

Posted in Bill Clinton, commonplace book, family values, hungry child, Jeneane Behme, quotes, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Thanksgiving Jokes

Why did the police arrest the turkey? They suspected it of fowl play. If April showers bring May flowers, then what do May flowers bring? Pilgrims. What smells the best at Thanksgiving dinner? Your nose. What should you wear to … Continue reading

Posted in Irish Central website, jokes, Thanksgiving, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Water is Powerful

Water is powerful. It can wash away earth, put out fire, and even destroy iron. Arthur Golden, via http://www.quotemadness.tumblr.com

Posted in Arthur Golden, commonplace book, Jeneane Behme, quotemadness, quotes, Uncategorized, water is powerful | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Corporations First Purpose

Corporations were not originally created to maximize profit to stockholders, as most people today believe. They were first created to serve the public interest, the public purpose. Ralph Estes, Tyranny of the Bottom Line (1996), quoted from What Liberals Believe, … Continue reading

Posted in commonplace book, corporation, corporations first purpose, Jeneane Behme, public interest, quotes, Ralph Estes, Uncategorized, What Liberals Believe book, William Martin | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Profit Without Responsibility

Corporation. An ingenious device for obtaining individual profit without individual responsibility. Ambrose Bierce, Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce (1911), quoted from What Liberals Believe, page 143, edited by William Martin

Posted in Ambrose Bierce, commonplace book, corporation, Jeneane Behme, profit, quotes, responsibility, Uncategorized, What Liberals Believe book, William Martin | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Corporations

If you’re looking to defraud, delude, double-cross, dupe, embezzle, fleece, gouge, hoodwink, hornswaggle, mislead, mug, rig, rip-off, sandbag, scam, screw, shaft, shortchange, snooker, or just plain sucker the public in the Grand American Tradition, you’ve got to have a corporation. … Continue reading

Posted in commonplace book, corporation, Jeneane Behme, Kenny Ausubel, quotes, sucker the public, Uncategorized, What Liberals Believe book, William Martin | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments