Thursday, June 11, 2009

Escaping to an Island

Gus Van Horn has an excellent post up on why one must engage in an intellectual battle for freedom, not simply try to run and hide. I particularly like his closing:
Principles are like maps. If I had to flee an oncoming hurricane, I'd take a good map and a working Model T over a blindfold and a Lamborghini any day. The island-builders are spending too much time ogling fancy technology and ignoring the theoretical basis that makes it -- and their lives as free men -- possible.

1 Comments:

Blogger Rob Tarr said...

Hey.... what's wrong with moving to an island? ;-)

7:12 PM  

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