“In modern days, in civilised days, men’s choice determines nearly all they do. But in early times that choice determined scarcely anything.” Walter Bagehot, Physics and Politics (1872), p. 29. By: Redactor Thomas Paine Aaron Burr Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website 7 − = Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.