Tuesday, November 06, 2012

Constants of Human Nature

"Jefferson himself reckoned that one-third [of the University of Virginia's students] could be described as 'idle ramblers.' At length it became clear that alcohol had been smuggled into students' rooms, when someone launched a bottle through a window. Two professors were physically harassed, one of them hit by a rock." -- Madison and Jefferson, pp. 595-596

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