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Message Subject Mad World
Poster Handle Anonymous Coward
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Who was it that said..Those willing to sacrifice a little Liberty to gain a little security, will gain neither and lose both.

I heard it was a misquote..

“Those who would give up Essential Liberty, to purchase a little Temporary safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety" is, I believe, the correct quote but it is often quoted as, "Who give up liberty for safety, deserve neither"

This expression seems to have mutated over time. Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations (1989) cites it as:

Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety.

~Ben Franklin
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 Quoting: Seer777

*Looks at the pinned threads*

People are going to people.
Maybe one day.

In the mean time, this looks amusing

Hope you're well Seer.
 Quoting: Anonymous Coward 74873964


That looks awesome. Definitely watching that. Kilgrave in another role. This time he's a demon. Not a huge jump.

With that said, I can tell you from experience..you don't want Satan behind you. Face it straight on..

I like to think people are pretty keen. It is just their attention that has been hijacked.

Thanks hon. I'm doing much better. Mays are always difficult for me. For some reason certain months come to call without fail.

Did you watch The Magicians? Also really good.

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It's the terror of knowing what the world is about
Watching some good friends screaming
"Let me out!"

 Quoting: Seer777

Certainly some interesting themes presented. Can't watch it myself, but a summary or two I've seen certainly makes it seem worthwhile.

Perhaps just me, but an "honest" toe to toe fight would almost be a relief. Way things are currently going in multiple lights...just meh.

People are keen, perhaps true, but the constant reliance on a savior in one form or another seems to be a constant pitfall. Know I've spent my time looking for a "guru". Perhaps i simply have to much pride chuckle

Glad to hear you're doing well. Pop into this thread every once in a while. Certainly been times when I've sent good wishes your way.

Not all of it sadly, just the first 2 (3?) seasons. To emphasise the point
"The uploader has not made this video available in your country"

Sure plenty of people are screaming "let me off this crazy thing"

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