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The Legless Pilot

Douglas Bader was born in 1910 just as humanity was learning to take flight. The newly discovered frontier beckoned to the brilliant and rambunctious Englishman, so as soon as he…

C. S. Lewis on Courage

“Courage is not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.”

Mark Twain on Love

“Love seems the swiftest, but it is the slowest of all growths. No man or woman really knows what perfect love is until they have been married a quarter of…

Thomas Jefferson on Freedom

“I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery.”

Jordan Peterson on Good Men

“A harmless man is not a good man. A good man is a very, very dangerous man who has that under voluntary control.”

G. Michael Hopf on the Times of Men

“Hard times create strong men. Strong men create good times. Good times create weak men. And, weak men create hard times.”