The quotes below reflect much of why I blog:

"Freedom of the press is limited to those who own one".--A.J. Liebling
(I own this Blog, GET-IT?--DA)

"Better to write for yourself and have no public, than to write for the public and have no self." --Cyril Connolly

"The most important political office is that of the private citizen."--Louis D. Brandeis

"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it's the only thing that ever has." --Margaret Mead