Via Coin World, a story about an unusual auction item: "Contemporary Counterfeit Ancient Aureus Sells in CNG Auction":
We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Cons
Today is Milton Friedman’s birthday. He had many great quotes; here are three of them:
Yesterday was Alexis De Tocqueville’s birthday. The following is from a 1962 article by Robert Schuettinger, a graduate student under Prof. F. A.
If, as I have said, the things already listed were all we had had to contribute, America would have made no distinctive and unique gift to mankind.
From the What So Proudly We Hail website:
"[M]aking good bourbon likely will do more productive good for society than this litigation."
Life Is a Gift from God
We hold from God the gift which includes all others. This gift is life — physical, intellectual, and moral life.