Guy de Maupassant, French writer, one of the fathers of the modern short story, was born on 5 August 1850 and died in 1893. “Patriotism is a kind of religion; it is the egg from which wars are hatched.”“Any government has as much of a duty to avoid war as a ship’s captain has to… Read More Maupassant


“A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices.”~ William James ~ American philosopher, and psychologist 1842-1910 “Education is a good thing generally, but most folks educate their prejudices.”~ Josh Billings ~ American humourist “Prejudice assumes the garb of reason, but the cheat is too thin.”~ Josh Billings ~… Read More Prejudices