Tao Te Ching
The Tao is like a well:
used but never used up.
It is like the eternal void:
filled with infinite possibilities.
It is hidden but always present.
I don’t know who gave birth to it.
It is older than God.
States of the Unions
The First Hundred Days
This is a momentous week in the evolving states of the unions across the globe. Perhaps the most contentious and controversial President Elect in the history of the United States will be inaugurated this Friday.
The first hundred days of the Presidency has become is an important lens.
The first hundred days of Franklin D. Roosevelt’s presidency was a time in the history of the United States in which Roosevelt planned to put an end to the Great Depression that has been caused by the policies of his predecessor, Herbert Hoover. When FDR took office on March 4, 1933, he immediately addressed the effects of the depression. His main four priorities were to get Americans back to work, protect their savings and create prosperity, provide relief for the sick and elderly, and get industry and agriculture back on their feet.
The winds of war and World War II were not yet in the on-deck circle.
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