Words of Wisdom
From an Old Right Sage
whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed
(and hence clamorous to be led to safety) by menacing it with an
endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary."
"The notion that a radical is one who hates his country is
naive and usually idiotic. He is, more likely, one who likes his
country more than the rest of us, and is thus more disturbed than
the rest of us when he sees it debauched. He is not a bad citizen
turning to crime; he is a good citizen driven to despair."
dangerous man, to any government, is the man who is able to think
things out for himself, without regard to the prevailing superstitions
and taboos. Almost invariably he comes to the conclusion that the
government he lives under is dishonest, insane and intolerable,
and so, if he is romantic, he tries to change it. And if he is not
romantic personally, he is apt to spread discontent among those
"...The men the American people admire most extravagantly are
the greatest liars; the men they detest most violently are those
who try to tell them the truth."
L. Mencken (1880-1956)
According to our best information, Michael Collins Piper passed away on Saturday, May 30, 2015. At this time, we are not able to provide additional information regarding alternative points of contact to comment on the life and work of Mr. Piper or his estate.