Warren (Skip) Via
Instructor, Instructional Technology
UAF School of Education

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"They say that patriotism is the last refuge
to which a scoundrel clings.
Steal a little and they throw you in jail,
steal a lot and they make you king."

— Bob Dylan

"The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew. We must disenthrall ourselves, and then we shall save our country."
--Abraham Lincoln

"It's easier to fool people than to convince them they have been fooled."
--Mark Twain

“If you're not careful, the newspapers will have you hating the people who are being oppressed, and loving the people who are doing the oppressing.”
--Malcolm  X 

"Voice or no voice, the people can always be brought to the bidding of the leaders. That is easy. All you have to do is tell them they are being attacked, and denounce the pacifists for lack of patriotism, and exposing the country to greater danger."
— Herman Goering at the Nuremberg trials

“Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.”
--- Henry Ford

"Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist."
— Pablo Picasso

"We won't get fooled again."
— Pete Townshend

"If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses."
— Henry Ford

"It is hard to free fools from the chains they revere."
— Voltaire

"It's a miracle that curiosity survives formal education."
— Albert Einstein

"And I am even more angry as a legislator who must endure the threats of every religious group who thinks it has some God-granted right to control my vote on every roll call in the Senate. I am warning them today: I will fight them every step of the way if they try to dictate their moral convictions to all Americans in the name of "conservatism."
— Barry Goldwater