About Andrew Harbick

James Madison University, Anything from REI, Camping, Hiking, Cycling, Saltwater Aquariums, Reading (Theology, Philosophy, Programming, Coupland), Christianity

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  • Andrew shared from Innovation: The Five Disciplines for Creating What Customers Want by Curtis R. Carlson, William W. Wilmot
    The objective of all healthy enterprises is to constantly strive to create greater customer value, first by understanding the customer’s most important needs and then by addressing these needs by rapidly creating compelling customer benefits at lower costs. This is your only job.
    Note: Yep.
  • Andrew shared from Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave (Illustrated) by Frederick Douglass
    Christianity of this land, and the Christianity of Christ, I recognize the widest possible difference - so wide, that to receive the one as good, pure, and holy, is of necessity to reject the other as bad, corrupt, and wicked. To be the friend of the one, is of necessity to be the enemy of the other. I love the pure, peaceable, and impartial Christianity of Christ: I therefore hate the corrupt, slaveholding, women-whipping, cradle-plundering, partial and hypocritical Christianity of this land. Indeed, I can see no reason, but the most deceitful one, for calling the religion of this land Christianity.
    Note: Piercing commentary from Frederick Douglass about the "Christianity" of slaveholders. Likely and sadly still descriptive of parts of "Christianity" today.
  • Andrew shared from Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave (Illustrated) by Frederick Douglass
    most unhesitatingly, that the religion of the south is a mere covering for the most horrid crimes,--a justifier of the most appalling barbarity,--a sanctifier of the most hateful frauds,--and a dark shelter under, which the darkest, foulest, grossest, and most infernal deeds of slaveholders find the strongest protection. Were I to be again reduced to the chains of slavery, next to that enslavement, I should regard being the slave of a religious master the greatest calamity that could befall me. For of all slaveholders with whom I have ever met, religious slaveholders are
  • Andrew shared from Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave (Illustrated) by Frederick Douglass
    I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and incur my own abhorrence.
    Note: Reading "Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass"... Amazing book.
  • Andrew shared from Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave (Illustrated) by Frederick Douglass
    I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and incur my own abhorrence.
    Note: Reading "Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass"... Amazing book.
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Andrew Harbick