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My Wikipedia Philosophy [ edit ]

I was around in the early days of Wikipedia, and there was almost an electric excitement. Something is lost. This article captures my thoughts very well:

Favorite Quotes [ edit ]

  • "Knowledge is Power" -Francis Bacon
  • "The reason why so few good books are written is that so few people who can write know anything." - Walter Bagehot
  • "If you want to tell people the truth, make them laugh, otherwise they'll kill you." - Oscar Wilde
  • "No one can make you feel inferior without your consent." - Eleanor Roosevelt
  • "Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind." - Dr. Seuss (probably falsely attributed)
  • "Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen." - Michael Jordan
  • "Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt" - Abraham Lincoln (?)
  • "Money is never the motive for excellence" -Bronco Mendenhall
  • "Forgiveness lets us control our own destiny." -Robert D. Hales
  • "Prejudice against innovation is a typical characteristic of an Officer Corps which has grown up in a well-tried and proven system." —Field Marshal Erwin Romme
  • "I went to sea in Destroyers as a young man and it was fun . . . then we got radios." -Admiral Arleigh Burke
  • "[...] it is beneath the dignity of excellent men to waste their time in calculation when any peasant could do the work just as accurately with the aid of a machine." —Gottfried Leibniz

To Do List [ edit ]

- Update ownership timeline chart
- Remove pastings from JSP IV
- Create a diagram showing where the lacunae was filled in from on Facsimile #2
  • Do an article on the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the Satanic Ritual Abuse Moral Panic, or add to the Pace Memorandum and change the name.
  • Do an article on Latter Day Saint iconoclasm
  • Do an article on Latter Day Saint Women and the Priesthood
  • Do an article on Latter Day Saint Movement and Pacifism
  • Rueben Miller
  • Finish List of references to seer stones in the Latter Day Saint movement history
  • Possibly create a page about the dating of the first vision
  • Finish Cunning folk traditions and the Latter Day Saint movement
  • Create better diagrams for Urim and Thummim
  • Fix the Sons of Horus page with the cardinal directions.
  • Kirtland Safety Society - Expand
  • Create parchment of John page
  • 7 day week as a Book of Mormon Anachronism? Gold in classic maya time period before 700AD?
  • Flesh out Kinderhook Plates article
  • Add section on getting the Book of Mormon copyright in Kingston to Hiram Page

When did Joseph Smith move to Manchester [ edit ]

- Neighbor Orsamus Turner said it was the winter of 1819-1820

Disclosed Conflicts of Interest [ edit ]

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