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  1. May 2020
    1. George Washington, Walt Whitman, Frederick the Great, Eugène Delacroix, Adam Smith, Immanuel Kant, Thomas Jefferson, Matthew Arnold, Ambrose Bierce, Theodore Roosevelt, William Alexander Percy, Ralph Waldo Emerson.

      I'm glad to see my main man Emerson gets a mention, though I'm surprised this list is missing Montaigne. There are also several more modern US military men who drew valuable knowledge from the stoics. Mattis, I believe, is one of them.

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      Glad to see that she also takes this idea with a grain of salt.

    1. For as science fiction writer William Gibsonacutely observes, the future does not arrive all at onceeverywhere

      He also added that the future is already here, but only for a small number of us.

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