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Now, changes are only possible in time, and therefore time must be something real. —Immanuel Kant, Critique of Pure Reason (1781), “Transcendental Aesthetic,” section II 5. The nursing shortage in the United States has turned into a full-blown crisis. Because fewer young people go into nursing, one-third of registered nurses in the United States are now over 50 years of age, and that proportion is expected to rise to 40 percent over the next decade. Nurses currently practicing report high rates of job dissatisfaction, with one in five seriously considering leaving the profession within the next five years.

Things are justified or condemned by their consequences, not by their antecedents. —John Dewey, “The Liberal College and Its Enemies,” The Independent, 1924 7. One may be subject to laws made by another, but it is impossible to bind oneself in any matter which is the subject of one’s own free exercise of will. . It follows of necessity that the king cannot be subject to his own laws. ” —Jean Bodin, Six Books of the Commonwealth, 1576 8. I like Wagner’s music better than anybody’s. It is so loud that one can talk the whole time without people hearing what one says.

Therefore, we need them. D. —Oswald Werner, “Welcome the Translators,” The New York Times, 3 November 2007 15. ” —Judge James Robertson, Federal District Court for the District of Columbia, American Council of the Blind v. Sec. of the Treasury, No. 02-0864 (2006) 16. Rightness [that is, acting so as to fulfill one’s duty] never guarantees moral goodness. For an act may be the act which the agent thinks to be his duty, and yet be done from an indifferent or bad motive, and therefore be morally indifferent or bad.

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