Month: April 2016

Fear-Driven Benevolence Continues to Beget Immigrant Ungratefulness

From Seneca (4BC-AD65), a Roman philosopher, statesman, and favorite of the early church fathers. You just never stop learning from the Classics.

(Note to whom he is writing. It’s too good to miss.)

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Among the numerous faults of those who pass their lives recklessly and without due reflection, my good friend Liberalis, I should say that there is hardly any one so hurtful to society as this, that we neither know how to bestow or how to receive a benefit.