Quote of the Week
“If there is no struggle, there is no progress. Those who profess to favor freedom, and yet depreciate agitation, are men who want crops without plowing up the ground. They want rain without thunder and lightning. They want the ocean without the awful roar of its many waters. This struggle may be a moral one; or it may be a physical one; or it may be both moral and physical; but it must be a struggle. Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did and it never will.”
– Frederick Douglass, Selected Speeches and Writings
Word of the Week:
scrupulous – 1 : having moral integrity : acting in strict regard for what is considered right or proper 2 : punctiliously exact : painstaking
The Full Moon is Wednesday, October 5, 2017. This month’s Full Moon is also known as a Harvest Moon & Hunter’s Moon.