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Book cover for Abandonment to Divine Providence (Translated by E. J. Strickland with an Introduction by Dom Arnold)
We live according to what we see and feel and wander like madmen in a labyrinth of darkness and illusion for want of the light of faith which would guide us safely through it. By means of faith we should be able to aspire after God and to ...more
Pierre-Joseph Proudhon
“Laws! We know what they are, and what they are worth! Spider webs for the rich and powerful, steel chains for the weak and poor, fishing nets in the hands of the government.”
Pierre-Joseph Proudhon

Alexander Pushkin
“Why should cattle have the gift of freedom?
Their heritage from generation to generation is the belled yoke and the lash.”
Alexander Pushkin

“The ideal citizen of a tyrannical state is the man or woman who bows in silent obedience in exchange for the status of a well-cared-for herd animal. Thinking people become the tyrant's greatest enemies.”
Claire Wolfe, 101 Things to Do 'Til the Revolution: Ideas and Resources for Self-Liberation, Monkey Wrenching and Preparedness

Albert Jay Nock
“Nevertheless there was an anomaly here. We were all supposed to respect our government and its laws, yet by all accounts those who were charged with the conduct of government and the making of its laws were most dreadful swine; indeed, the very conditions of their tenure precluded their being anything else.”
Albert Jay Nock

“For I have no pleasure in the death of anyone," declares the Lord God; "So turn, and live.

--Ezekiel 18:32, Bible, ESVj”

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