About Wilson Hines

I'm a 40 year old Life and Health insurance sales professional living in Eastern North Carolina. I'm interested in European history, United States foreign policy, United States presidential and Constitutional history, and the history of warfare.

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  • Wilson shared from The Once and Future King by F. H. Buckley
    We are not indeed constituting a British Government, but a more dangerous monarchy, an elective one. —GEORGE MASON
    Note: What's more dangerous, an elected president or a hereditary monarch? The answer may surprise you.
  • Wilson shared from The Once and Future King by F. H. Buckley
    An American is apt to think that his Constitution uniquely protects liberty. The truth is almost exactly the reverse, and this calls for a reconsideration of the limits of executive power in America, not for the purpose of vindicating the principle of separation of powers, but rather to expand congressional power.
    Note: Might be something to wrap your head around here:
  • Wilson shared from The Once and Future King by F. H. Buckley
    An American is apt to think that his Constitution uniquely protects liberty. The truth is almost exactly the reverse, and this calls for a reconsideration of the limits of executive power in America, not for the purpose of vindicating the principle of separation of powers, but rather to expand congressional power.
    Note: Might be something to get your brain wrapped around
  • Wilson shared from Think and Grow Rich by NAPOLEON HILL
    "Opinions" are the cheapest commodities on earth.
    Note: Opinions are the cheapest commodity on earth.
  • Wilson shared from Washington: A Life by Ron Chernow
    He seemed to know implicitly that no loyalty surpassed that of a man forgiven for his faults who vowed never to make them again.
    Note: Leadership from the Doer of his time
(Mount Olive, NC)
Wilson Hines