The Liberal Ten Commandments.

Via Waylon Lewis
on May 2, 2013
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“Three passions, simple but overwhelmingly strong, have governed my life: the longing for love, the search for knowledge, and unbearable pity for the suffering of mankind.” ~ Bertrand Russell

A Code to Live by:

Bertrand Russell’s Ten Commandments for Living in a Healthy Democracy:

“The trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent are full of doubt.” – Bertrand Russell

Another version of same quote:

Another powerful quote:

“Bertrand Russell in 1959 on the two things he would like to say to the people of the future.”

Another copy. Click here for an illuminating discussion of Bertrand’s worldview.


About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


3 Responses to “The Liberal Ten Commandments.”

  1. paul says:

    funny to see the two lists together, taking sides on the appropriateness of truth and lies, and too calling the wise to certainty

  2. Justine says:

    Waylon…if you get a chance check this link out…great things happening in Belfast!

  3. Patricia says:

    Awesome and so ahead of his time. If he were alive I would want to date him.