Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
First they ignore you; then they ridicule you; then they fight you; then you win.
As to the history of the revolution, my ideas may be peculiar, perhaps singular. What do we mean by the Revolution? The war? That was no part of the revolution; it was only an effect and consequence of it. The revolution was in the minds of the people, and this was effected from 1760 - 1775, in the course of fifteen years, before a drop of blood was shed at Lexington.
The things he [Ron Paul] is talking about don't have sound-bite answers.
Ideas move countries; individuals don't, unless they're in the right place at the right time.
And, my friends, in this story you have a history of this entire movement. First they ignore you. Then they ridicule you. And then they attack you and want to burn you. And then they build monuments to you.
It does not require a majority to prevail, but rather an irate, tireless minority keen to set brush fires in people's minds.
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