- The first four numbers symbolize the harmony of the spheres and the Cosmos as:
- The four rows add up to ten, which was unity of a higher order (The Dekad).
- The Tetractys symbolizes the four elements—fire, air, water, and earth.
- The Tetractys represented the organization of space:
Sometimes I swear people are getting stupider every day. Ben Carson is entitled to his opinion. So he wouldn’t feel comfortable with a Muslim president, he isn’t preventing any Muslims from being president. HE IS RUNNING FOR PRESIDENT!!! No Muslims were harmed in the voicing of his opinion! Furthermore, he is not the Constitution, or the United states electorate, or the congress. Whatever philosophic calculus he uses to determine who he wants to see running the country is up to him. The quotes from the Constitution are instructions on how the government officials should function. It doesn’t dictate what individual Americans should think.
In an interview with NBC for broadcast on Sunday morning, the retired neurosurgeon said: “I would not advocate that we put a Muslim in charge of this nation. I absolutely would not agree with that.”
In his NBC interview, Carson was asked: “So do you believe…
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Yes, We Are Exceptional
And now let us indulge an honest exultation in the conviction of the benefit which the example of our country has produced and is likely to produce on human freedom and human happiness. And let us endeavor to comprehend in all its magnitude and to feel in all its importance the part assigned to us in the great drama of human affairs.
—DANIEL WEBSTER, DEDICATION OF BUNKER HILL MONUMENT, 1825
Less than fifty years after our founding, the benefit of America’s example for the world was evident. Yet Daniel Webster could not have begun to imagine the true magnitude of the role we would play “in the great drama of human affairs.” We have guaranteed freedom, security, and peace for a larger share of humanity than has any other nation in all of history. There is no other like us. There never has been. We…
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But there’s a reason. There’s a reason. There’s a reason for this, there’s a reason education SUCKS, and it’s the same reason it will never, ever, EVER be fixed.
It’s never going to get any better, don’t look for it, be happy with what you’ve got.
Because the owners, the owners of this country don’t want that. I’m talking about the real owners now, the BIG owners! The Wealthy… the REAL owners! The big wealthy business interests that control things and make all the important decisions.
Forget the politicians. They are irrelevant. The politicians are put there to give you the idea that you have freedom of choice. You don’t. You have no choice! You have OWNERS! They OWN YOU. They own everything. They own all the important land. They own and control the corporations. They’ve long since bought, and paid for the Senate, the Congress, the state houses, the…
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