To a philospher all news, as it is called, is gossip, and those who edit and read it are old women over their tea.

Henry David Thoreau

Philosopher – Definition – A philosopher is a person who studies or writes about philosophy.

Philosophy – Definition – The study or creation of theories about the nature of existence, knowledge, thought, or how people live.


“A memorandum is written not to inform the reader but to protect the writer.” Written in 1977 by Dean Acheson, an American politician.

“Elections are won by men and women chiefly because most people vote against somebody rather than for somebody.” Written by Franklin P. Adams, an American journalist, in 1944.