Involving Quotes

Welfare is a flawed method of helping people who are poor and disadvantaged...

Welfare is a flawed method of helping people who are poor and disadvantaged. Welfare brings some of our most precious values—involving autonomy, responsibility, work, family, community, and compassion—into conflict. - David Ellwood
📅︎ Jun 14
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“It is a fair summary of constitutional history that the landma...

“It is a fair summary of constitutional history that the landmarks of our liberties have often been forged in cases involving not very nice people.” -- Felix Frankfurter (US Supreme Court Justice)
📅︎ Dec 15
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"Why is it that our young kids all across America can solve the most c...

"Why is it that our young kids all across America can solve the most complex problems in a video game involving executive decision making and analytical thinking, yet we accept the fact that they can't add or read?"
📅︎ Mar 28
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[T]here is a methodological bias in favor of taking natural discourse literally, other t...

[T]here is a methodological bias in favor of taking natural discourse literally, other things being equal. For example, unless there are clear reasons for construing discourse as ambiguous, elliptical, or involving special idioms, we should not so construe it. Tyler Burge
📅︎ May 30
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As an online discussion grows longer, the pro...

As an online discussion grows longer, the probability of a comparison involving Nazis or Hitler approaches 1 - Mike Godwin (aka Godwin's law)
📅︎ May 24
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A business has to be involving, it h...

A business has to be involving, it has to be fun, and it has to exercise your creative instincts. – Richard Branson
📅︎ Sep 28
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