"I would define liberty to be a power to do as we would be done by. The definition of liberty to be the power of doing whatever the law permits, meaning the civil laws, does not seem satisfactory." John Adams
(Individual decision making should consider the "golden rule" ethics, as well as "civil laws" ? CyberPeaceGadfly
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"But peace does not rest in the charters and covenants alone. It lies in the hearts and minds of all people. And if it is cast out there, then no act, no pact, no treaty, no organization can hope to preserve it without the support and wholehearted commitment of all the people. So let us not rest all our hopes on parchments and on paper - let us assure to build peace, a desire for peace, a willingness to work for peace in the hearts and minds of all our people."…Continue
- "Islam is second largest of world's religions. Third largest religion in America.
- We had always talked about the Judeo-Christian connection but never about the Judeo-Christian-Islamic tradition.
-Why, if Muslims recognize and revere many of the major patriarchs and prophets of Judaism and Christianity (including Abraham, Moses…Continue
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