Common Sense and Obama

Mark Twain

“It ain’t what you don’t know that gets you into trouble.  It’s what you know for sure that just ain’t so.”  Mark Twain, American author and philosopher.  Mark Twain knows Obama well, yet never met him.

Mark Twain

George Orwell

“In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act.”  George Orwell

George Orwell

Soren Kierkegaard

“There are two ways to be fooled.  One is to believe what isn’t true; the other is to refuse to believe what is true.”  Soren Kierkegaard, Danish philosopher, (1813 – 1855).

Soren Kierkegaard

James Madison

“The right of freely examining public characters and public measures, and of free communication among the people thereon . . . has ever been justly deemed, the only effectual guardian of every other right.”  James Madison

James Madison

Voltaire

“To learn who rules over you, simply find out who you are not allowed to criticize.”  Voltaire (1694 – 1778), French philosopher, writer and historian.  Obama supports blasphemy laws. 

Voltaire