Tag Archives: Bill Gates

The Child of Liberalism

Anyone interested in what shaped the United States’ founding generation’s views on human nature, virtue and purpose ought to read Carl J. Richard’s The Founders and the Classics: Greece, Rome and the American Enlightenment. Richard’s comprehensive study of the founders’ … Continue reading

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The Natural Aristocracy

Friends of mine were discussing politics and leadership the day before yesterday and one raised the question: “I wonder why the most successful people, financially speaking, like Bill Gates or Warren Buffett shouldn’t be running the country?” The question carried … Continue reading

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Let's Raise Kids to be Entrepreneurs

I believe that supporting the entrepreneurial spirit is the key to a brighter future for the United States. If many of the most successful people in business these days – industry titans like Bill Gates, Michael Dell and Facebook whiz … Continue reading

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