Friday, February 24, 2006

Quote of the Day


In the words of Louis Brandeis, one of the greatest of our Supreme Court justices: “You can have wealth concentrated in the hands of a few, or democracy, but you cannot have both.”

3 Comments:

Blogger Richard said...

It leads to the point that we do not live in a true Democracy. We live in a Republic. We employ people in Washington to think and make decisions for us.

11:54 PM  
Blogger Jim said...

Yes, but since we put them in Washington, they should be accountable to us.

9:40 AM  
Blogger Richard said...

Which they not always are.

10:59 AM  

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