DAVID MORSE

Social Studies/English

telephone 253 571 3161
email: dmorse@tacoma.k12.wa.us

111 North "E" Street

Tacoma, Washington  98403

Room 226

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  "If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be."

THOMAS JEFFERSON
(1743-1826)


"The airing of ideas releases pressures which otherwise might become destructive.... Full and free discussion keeps a society from becoming stagnant and unprepared for the stresses and strains that work to tear all civilizations apart."

JUSTICE WILLIAM O. DOUGLAS
(1898-1980)
dissent in Dennis v. United States, 1951

 

"We can be knowledgeable with other men's knowledge, but we cannot be wise with other men's wisdom."

Michael de Montaigne

(1533-1592)