Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? Point it at m.slashdot.org and keep reading!

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Compare cell phone plans using Wirefly's innovative plan comparison tool ×
User Journal

Journal spun's Journal: Changing my sig 1

After nearly a decade with the same sig, I've decided to get rid of the Python quote and replace it with something even more combative. I saw it in an Empire: Total War loading screen, heh heh.

"None can love freedom heartily, but good men; the rest love not freedom, but license." --John Milton.

Liberty is a social contract, it requires active participation to achieve it. License is "I get to do what I want."

This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Changing my sig

Comments Filter:
  • Hell, yeah. Liberty is empowerment, nominally due to collaborating with common interests to exercise power in socially productive ways. While I appreciate the not-at-the-point-of-a-gun ethos, I'll stop pissing on self-described Libertarians when they focus on coming up with effective and pragmatic methods of achieving the aims of government programs, rather than using their ideology as a crutch to blind themselves to their roles in harmful, hateful systems of disproportionate reward.

We all agree on the necessity of compromise. We just can't agree on when it's necessary to compromise. -- Larry Wall

Working...