- 14 april 2009 -
Blue Sleeps Faster Than Tuesday
chris rosebrough from fighting for the faith uses the phrase "blue sleeps faster than tuesday" (hear it here) when speaking of a quote or statement that makes no sense. thus i bring you a quote from klaas hendrikse's (a self proclaimed "atheist pastor") book, the dutch title of which translates "believing in a god who does not exist: manifesto of an atheist pastor".
the non-existence of God is for me not an obstacle but a precondition to believing in God. I am an atheist believeruh... blue sleeps faster than tuesday? ummm...???
- 13 april 2009 -
Quotes From The Money Masters
If the American people ever allow private banks to control the issue of their currency, first by inflation, then by deflation, the banks...will deprive the people of all property until their children wake-up homeless on the continent their fathers conquered.... The issuing power should be taken from the banks and restored to the people, to whom it properly belongs.
- thomas jefferson in the debate over the re-charter of the bank bill (1809)
I believe that banking institutions are more dangerous to our liberties than standing armies.
- thomas jefferson
... The modern theory of the perpetuation of debt has drenched the earth with blood, and crushed its inhabitants under burdens ever accumulating.
History records that the money changers have used every form of abuse, intrigue, deceit, and violent means possible to maintain their control over governments by controlling money and its issuance.
- james madison
If congress has the right under the Constitution to issue paper money, it was given them to use themselves, not to be delegated to individuals or corporations.
- andrew jackson
The Government should create, issue, and circulate all the currency and credits needed to satisfy the spending power of the Government and the buying power of consumers. By the adoption of these principles, the taxpayers will be saved immense sums of interest. Money will cease to be master and become the servant of humanity.
- abraham lincoln
Issue of currency should be lodged with the government and be protected from domination by Wall Street. We are opposed to...provisions [which] would place our currency and credit system in private hands.
- theodore roosevelt
I am a most unhappy man. I have unwittingly ruined my country. A great industrial nation is controlled by its system of credit. Our system of credit is concentrated. The growth of the nation, therefore, and all our activities are in the hands of a few men. We have come to be one of the worst ruled, one of the most completely controlled and dominated Governments in the civilized world no longer a Government by free opinion, no longer a Government by conviction and the vote of the majority, but a Government by the opinion and duress of a small group of dominant men.
- woodrow wilson a few years after signing the 1913 federal reserve act
The real truth of the matter is, as you and I know, that a financial element in the large centers has owned the government ever since the days of Andrew Jackson...
- franklin d. roosevelt (in a letter to colonel house, dated november 21, 1933)