Government of the self was the original basis for republican government, reflecting the view that civil society was much more than politics. Society was made up of men and women who gave order to their lives by entering into associations on a voluntary basis, quite apart from government, for all the various reasons of fellowship, philanthropy, faith and commerce.
Hmmm…I thought librarians favored silence…I guess, about some things, I was apparently very, very wrong. 😉
What Happens At The Library Stays At The Library
I got to admit though, the use of a Venn diagram was absolutely brilliant.