The Conservative Mind

(Quoting John Adams) "There is no necessary connection between knowledge and virtue. Simple intelligence has no association with morality. What connection is there between the mechanism of a clock or watch and the feeling of moral good and evil, right or wrong?"


Not mine, but of the only blog I truly read every day. Tomorrow will be exactly a month since it ceased, and there are no indications of when it will start again. I shouldn't worry too much, I suppose. My longest break lasted 2 1/2 months before I took up blogging again.

Art Book

I finished reading (finally) Art: A New History a couple weeks ago. I originally started this book way back in 2005 sometime, got about halfway through before it had to go back to the library and never got around to reading it again until late December. I'm glad I did go back to it. I … Continue reading Art Book