Thought for the month

“It is a general popular error to suppose the loudest complainers for the public to be the most anxious for its welfare.” Edmund Burke, politician (1729 – 97).

Friday, 1 July 2016

We live in interesting times

Perhaps when musing on intra-European ideological differences it is fitting to reflect on the words of an American - Franklin D. Roosevelt once said: Democracy cannot succeed unless those who express their choice are prepared to choose wisely. The real safeguard of democracy, therefore, is education.

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