Thought for the Day – August 5th

Asimov, Isaac. Foundation. Spectra. 2008, Part II (The Encyclopedists), Section 5, p. 71.
Originally published: 1942
SEE: http://books.google.com/books?id=IwywDY4P6gsC
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Note: This also appears three times in “Bridle and Saddle” which is titled “The Mayors” within Foundation. It is derived from the famous phrase by Samuel Johnson: “Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel” and is usually quoted as simply “Violence … is the last refuge of the incompetent.”

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