Quote of the Day

Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
 
Kofi Annan

On this Day in History

On this Day in History in 1808: The organizational meeting that led to the creation of the Wernerian Natural History Society, a former Scottish learned society, is held in Edinburgh.

Quote of the Day

It’s all society is, the repressed sex drives of men, the objectification of women, their paranoia, the posturing, the macho stances, the beauty standard, it’s all just one charade masking a never ending hard on.
 
Trevor D. Richardson

Quote of the Day

The society which scorns excellence in plumbing as a humble activity and tolerates shoddiness in philosophy because it is an exalted activity will have neither good plumbing nor good philosophy: neither its pipes nor its theories will hold water.
 
John W. Gardner

Quote of the Day

Unlike a drop of water which loses its identity when it joins the ocean, man does not lose his being in the society in which he lives. Man’s life is independent. He is born not for the development of the society alone, but for the development of his self.
 
B. R. Ambedkar