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Enemies Of Freedom Declare War On Airwaves

Kathy Shaidle spotlights attempts to shut down conservative talk

Investor's Business Daily's editorials are rightly praised as mini-masterpieces of fact-filled clarity. On Monday, IBD outdid itself with one entitled, "Diversity Czar Threatens Free Speech."

IBD warned that the FCC's "chief diversity officer," Mark Lloyd, "long ago declared war on unbridled talk radio and cable news."

"We thought we were democratically governed," the editorial goes on. "We thought we could vote as we choose after a vigorous and open debate. Once the major networks served as information gatekeepers controlling what we saw and heard. Now talk radio, the Internet and cable news have enhanced democracy by promoting the free flow of information and discourse. Lloyd wants to stop all that."

Stirring and timely stuff.

The enemies of conservative talk radio aren't confined to White House employees, either.

This week, everyone's favorite unindicted terrorism co-conspirators, the Council on American-Islamic Relations, announced it was seeking federal hate crime charges in connection with two recent alleged attacks on Muslims.

CAIR blamed those crimes on "growing anti-Muslim rhetoric on the Internet and talk radio," but declined to cite specific examples.

Glenn Beck

"But remember, everybody: Glenn Beck is the crazy one ..."

So wrote one of my sarcastic pals on Twitter yesterday, after hearing that White House "Green Jobs Czar" Van Jones believes the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks were an inside job.

For those who've lost their scorecards, that makes Jones a self-described communist, a jailbird – and now, a conspiracy nut.

Glenn Beck has taken plenty of grief for exposing Jones' radical beliefs over the past few months.

No wonder Jones' old organization, Color of Change, tried to organize a boycott of Beck's Fox News show.

I say "tried" because, as I've documented elsewhere, the boycott has dramatically backfired.

Glenn Beck's loyal fan base is more energized than ever, and his thankless campaign against Jones vindicated.

Now if only I could convince other conservatives to stop bad mouthing the highly rated host!

Michael Savage

The outspoken radio host, who was forbidden this May from entering the U.K. because "his views might provoke violence," has been invited to a debate at the prestigious Cambridge Union in England.

This great honor has previously been extended to luminaries like Winston Churchill and Ronald Reagan.

In other words: the ban on Savage, like the Glenn Beck boycott, has accomplished nothing except making some hapless do-gooders look like scolds and bores. The Law of Unintended Consequences strikes again.

Rush Limbaugh

Rush was on his annual golf vacation this week. Author and columnist Mark Steyn sat in for Limbaugh on Wednesday and Thursday.

Steyn is generally considered Rush's most popular substitute host. This week, he regaled listeners with his nightmarish experiences with socialized medicine on three continents, his travels in post-invasion Iraq and his meals at Barack Obama's favorite Chicago restaurant, among other eclectic topics.

Steyn also took a call from an eyewitness to Thursday's ugly clash between pro- and anti-Obamacare protesters in California, when an angry liberal bit off an elderly man's finger.

The caller claimed he'd found the missing finger and returned it to the victim in the hospital!

If there was a prize for "Best Talk Radio Caller of the Week," that fellow would deserve it (Unfortunately, the jaw-dropping audio is available to Rush Limbaugh premium members only).

Hugh Hewitt

Hugh Hewitt, on the other hand, endured this week's worst caller, when a confused liberal made the mistake of challenging him on the details of Obamacare. (Note, however, that Hugh Hewitt's audio archives will no longer be freely available as of the end of this month. Fans can save on annual premium memberships for a limited time.)

G. Gordon Liddy

When he returned from vacation on Monday, G. Gordon Liddy thanked WND's Joseph Farah for serving as substitute host last week.

Farah happened to be subbing for Liddy the day Senator Edward Kennedy died and promised listeners he would spend the next three hours telling stories about Kennedy, "that will make your hair stand on end. So get ready. Call your friends!"

Farah's show that day, which echoed his earlier editorial condemning Kennedy as "a rotten man – a wicked man," certainly lived up to his promise. Fortunately, G. Gordon Liddy's audio archives are easily accessible at no charge.

That means you can also listen another of Liddy's guests, country singer Buddy Jewell, debut his new single, "Somebody Who Would Die For You." This moving song will touch the hardest heart.

Out of left field

Finally, I'd like to thank Brian Maloney, the "Radio Equalizer", for listening to left wing talk radio (such as it is) so I don't have to.

This week, he caught Air America's Montel Williams imploring Rep Michelle Bachmann, R-Minn., to commit suicide:

"Michelle, slit your wrist," Williams said. "Go ahead ... or, do us all a better thing [sic]. Move that knife up about two feet. Start right at the collarbone."

Finally, if I hadn't heard it myself I never would have believed it: Stephanie Miller on XM Radio's America Left channel mused that because it was raining outside her studio, "Perhaps God is crying over Senator Ted Kennedy."

Given this tenuous grasp of the niceties of meteorology, it's no wonder these people believe in global warming."  (Kathy Shaidle/WorldNetDaily.com 9/4/09)


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  • "When tempted to fight fire with fire, remember that the Fire Department usually uses water"

  • "Great men do not set out to be great, they set out to do great things"

  • "A strong body makes the mind strong. As to the species of exercises, I advise the gun. While this gives moderate exercise to the body, it gives boldness, enterprise and independence to the mind. Games played with the ball and others of that nature, are too violent for the body and stamp no character on the mind. Let your gun therefore be the constant companion of your walks."

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "What is the difference between a taxidermist and a tax collector? The taxidermist takes only your skin"

    Mark Twain

  • “Success in business, as in life, requires character, confidence, consistency, commitment and courage. It's a marathon, not a sprint"

  • "The great enemy of the truth is very often not the lie -- deliberate, contrived and dishonest -- but the myth -- persistent, persuasive and unrealistic."

    John F. Kennedy

  • "Knowledge is power."

    Sir Francis Bacon

  • “The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them...”

    Arthur C. Clarke

  • "A great man never ignores the simplicity of a child"

    Chinese fortune cookie

  • "Winners make things happen - Losers let things happen"

  • "The voices in my head may not be real, but they have some good ideas"

  • “You learn a lot about people not just by what they say, but by what they don't say”

  • "Mama used to say, dig faster, you’ll get to the bottom sooner (rather than later)."

  • "Our Constitution was not written in the sands to be washed away by each wave of new judges blown in by each successive political wind"

    Hugo Black

  • "Facts are stubborn, but statistics are more pliable"

    Mark Twain

  • Use truth as your anvil, nonviolence as your hammer and anything that does not stand the test when it is brought to the anvil of truth and hammered with nonviolence, reject it.”

    Mohandas K. Gandhi

  • "I'll bet you never dreamed you'd look back at Jimmy Carter as the good old days."

    Mitt Romney

  • "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth."

    George Washington

  • "A truly happy person is one who can enjoy the scenery on a detour"

  • "A day without laughter is a day wasted"

    Charlie Chaplin

  • "We are fast approaching the stage of the ultimate inversion: the stage where the government is free to do anything it pleases, while the citizens may act only by permission; which is the stage of the darkest periods of human history, the stage of rule by brute force"

    Ayn Rand

  • "Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away."

    Philip K. Dick

  • "The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not."

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "That which we call sin in others is experiment for us."

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • "Those who hammer their guns into plows will plow for those who do not"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "Bureaucracy is the art of making the possible impossible. He who has trusted where he ought not will surely mistrust where he ought not"

    Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach

  • "No Man is a Failure who has Friends"

    It's A Wonderful Life

  • "Suburbia is where the developer bulldozes out the trees, then names the streets after them"

    Bill Vaughan

  • "The early bird may get the worm, but the second mouse gets the cheese"

  • "That which does not destroy me, makes me stronger"

    Friedrich Nietzsche

  • "Feed a man a fish, you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish, you feed him for a lifetime"

  • “A man's admiration for absolute government is proportionate to the contempt he feels for those around him.”

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • “The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of the blessings. The inherent blessing of socialism is the equal sharing of misery”

    Winston Churchill

  • "Knowledge is the source of Wealth. Applied to tasks we already know, it becomes Productivity. Applied to tasks that are new, it becomes Innovation"

    Peter Drucker

  • "I’ve had my fun and I didn’t enjoy it"

  • "Of all the tyrannies, a tyranny sincerly exercised for the good of its victims may be the most opressive. It may be better to live under robber barons than under omnipotent moral busybodies. The robber baron's cruelty may sometimes sleep, his cupidity may at some point be satiated; but those who torment us for our own good will torment us without end, for they do so with the approval of their own conscience."

    C. S. Lewis

  • “The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated”

    Mark Twain

  • “If a man doesn’t find something he is willing to die for, he isn’t fit to live”

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

  • "Life would be infinitely happier if we could only be born at the age of eighty and gradually approach eighteen"

    Mark Twain

  • "The great ignorant failure of the left: Though it has learned how to get elected, it has not learned how to govern."

    Daniel Greenfield

  • "War does not determine who is right - only who is left"

  • "A person who won't read has no advantage over one who can't read"

    Mark Twain

  • "A bad day on the lake is better than a good day at the office"

  • "Communism is the corruption of a dream of justice"

    Adlai E. Stevenson

  • "He who loses money, loses much; He who loses a friend, loses more; He who loses faith, loses all."

  • "Something that can’t go on forever, won’t."

    Herb Stein (Economist)

  • "You can't have freedom of speech, and at the same time have people not being offended"

    Rush Limbaugh

  • "A half-truth is the most cowardly of lies.”

  • "Of all the contrivances for cheating the laboring classes of mankind, none has been more effective than that which deludes them with paper money."

    Daniel Webster

  • "Ignorance is the seed of APATHY"

    WAG

  • “When the desire for success, overcomes the fear of failure, great things can be achieved”

    WAG

  • "It is far easier to keep the law abiding in line, than those who disregard the law altogether."

    WAG

  • "Americans have the right and advantage of being armed, unlike the citizens of other countries whose governments are afraid to trust the people with arms."

    James Madison

  • “I used to pray for somebody to speak out, to stand up and defend our liberties, … then I realized I am somebody.”

  • “Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.”

    John F. Kennedy

  • "I oppose the war, but support the troops"

    Liberal Lingo

  • “One man with courage is a majority”

    Thomas Jefferson

  • “It’s better to die a Hero, than live the life of a Coward”

    Charles Woods (father of murdered Benghazi SEAL Tyrone Woods) in a message to President Obama

  • "Liberals have two sets of rules – one for the average Joe, the ordinary American who they have contempt for and don’t have much faith in, and another set of rules for themselves"

    Rush Limbaugh

  • "When you give a monkey the choice between an addictive drug and food, it will starve to death."

    Rick Perry

  • "Tell me and I forget - Teach me and I remember - Involve me and I learn"

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "Where there is discord, may we bring harmony. Where there is error, may we bring truth. Where there is doubt, may we bring faith. And where there is despair, may we bring hope.”

    Margaret Thatcher

  • “I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery.”

    Thomas Jefferson

  • “If you have truth on your side, you really don't need to lie”

    Paul Jacob

  • “It is hard to imagine a more stupid or more dangerous way of making decisions than by putting those decisions in the hands of people who pay no price for being wrong."

    Thomas Sowell

  • I am not afraid of an army of lions led by a sheep; I am afraid of an army of sheep led by a lion."

    Alexander the Great

  • "Belief in a falsehood does not make it true"

    WAG

  • "America is great because she is good. If America ceases to be good, America will cease to be great.”

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "Freedom is not free. Free men are not equal. Equal men are not free."

    Jerry Pournelle

  • “Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.”

    Martin Luther King Jr.

  • "An armed society is a polite society"

    Robert A. Heinlein

  • "Liberalism faltered when it turned out it could not cope with the truth"

    Daniel Patrick Moynihan

  • "Modern day liberalism is a disease that literally has the power to poison the character of those who fall under its spell"

    Rush Limbaugh

  • "Debt is the fatal disease of republics, the first thing and the mightiest to undermine governments and corrupt the people."

    Wendell Phillips

  • "In politics, never let facts get in the way of a good story"

    WAG

  • "In Washington, second guessing has become second nature"

    George W. Bush

  • “Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.”

    Bertrand Russell

  • “Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.”

    Aldous Huxley

  • "This is like deja vu all over again"

    Yogi Berra

  • “To sit back hoping that someday, someway, someone will make things right is to go on feeding the crocodile, hoping he will eat you last – but eat you he will."

    Ronald Reagan

  • "Thinking was OUTLAWED in the 1980's. The first time you think is the last time you are a Democrat.”

    Evan Sayet

  • "The man who is a pessimist before 48 knows too much; if he is an optimist after it, he knows too little"

    Mark Twain

  • "A wise man can see more from the bottom of a well than a fool can from a mountain top"

  • "It is far easier to control those who obey the law, than to control those who disregard the law altogether."

    WAG

  • "In the Soviet army it takes more courage to retreat than advance"

    Joseph Stalin

  • "Don't let yesterday use up too much of today"

    Cherokee proverb

  • “Great men set out not to be great, but to do great things”

  • “If you voted for Obama to prove that you were not a racist - Who will you vote for in 2012 to prove that you are not an idiot?”

  • "A joy shared is doubled, a sorrow shared is halved"

  • “Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn’t go away”

    Philip K. Dick

  • "Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power"

    Abraham Lincoln

  • "The supreme irony of life is that hardly anyone gets out of it alive."

    Robert A. Heinlein

  • “Tolerance is the last virtue of a dying society.”

    Aristotle

  • "The best we can hope for concerning the people at large is that they be properly armed."

    Alexander Hamilton

  • "Influence peddling and corruption are bipartisan sins: those out of power allege them, those in power commit them"

  • “Always love your country — but never trust your government”

    Robert Novak

  • “Live your life so that whenever you lose, you are ahead”

    Will Rogers

  • "The Capitalists will sell us the rope with which we will hang them."

    Vladimir Lenin

  • "When people fear government, there is tyranny – When government fears the people, there is liberty"

    Thomas Paine

  • "Abortion is not a woman’s rights issue but a human rights issue"

    Kathy Ireland

  • “Truth is Treason to an Empire Built of Lies.”

  • "Work as if you were to live a hundred years. Pray as if you were to die tomorrow."

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "All receive advice - only the wise profit from it"

    Syrus

  • “A woman's outfit should be like a barbed-wire fence - serving its purpose without obstructing the view.”

    Sophia Loren

  • “Let me issue and control a nation’s money and I care not who writes the laws”

    Mayer Amschel Rothschild

  • "To learn who rules over you, simply find out who you are not allowed to criticize.”

    Voltaire

  • “It is hard to believe that a man is telling the truth when you know that you would lie if you were in his place.”

    Henry Louis Mencken

  • "Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding"

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • “I am an ignorant American and proud to be in the majority.”

  • "What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us"

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • "If you think health care is expensive now, wait until you see what it costs when it's free"

    P.J. O'Rourke

  • “To disarm the people is the best and most effectual way to enslave them"

    George Mason

  • "Sports do not build character, they reveal it."

  • "I feel sorry for people who don't drink. When they wake up in the morning, that's as good as they're going to feel all day."

    Lyndon B. Johnson

  • "A gun is like a parachute. If you need one, and don't have one, you'll probably never need one again."

  • “I’m extraordinarily patient provided I get my own way in the end.”

    Margaret Thatcher

  • “The more corrupt the state, the more it legislates"

    Tacitus

  • “Government is not the answer to our problems -- government is the problem"

    Ronald Reagan

  • "Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results"

    Albert Einstein

  • "What country can preserve its liberties if its rulers are not warned from time to time that their people preserve the spirit of resistance?"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "Of all the enemies of true liberty, war is, perhaps, the most to be dreaded, because it comprises and develops the germ of every other."

    James Madison

  • "Providence has given to our people the choice of their rulers. And it is the duty as well as the privilege and interest of a Christian Nation to select and prefer Christians for their rulers."

    John Jay

  • “There is only one way to succeed in anything and that is to give it everything”

    Vince Lombardi

  • "Sometimes you do have to go backwards before you can move forward"

    Noelle Pikus Pace (Olympian)

  • "Inflation rewards debt – and erodes savings. It is legalized counterfeiting, the deliberate creation of money with nothing to back it up."

  • "Every member of the State ought diligently to read and to study the Constitution [the documents] of this country...By knowing their rights they will sooner perceive when they are violated and be the better prepared to defend and assert them."

    John Jay, First Chief Justice of the Supreme Court

  • "The main thing in one’s own private world is to try to laugh as much as you cry"

    Maya Angelou

  • "Life can only be understood backward, but it must be lived forward"

  • "Ignorance is a choice one makes, often with happiness being the desired outcome. They are however mutually exclusive.”

    WAG

  • "You cannot get to the top by sitting on your bottom"

  • Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.”

    Confucius

  • "It is a curious fact that people are never so trivial as when they take themselves seriously"

    Oscar Wilde

  • "He who asks is a fool for five minutes, but he who does not ask remains a fool forever."

    Chinese Proverb

  • “Education is a weapon whose effects depend on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed”

    Joseph Stalin

  • In my many years I have come to a conclusion that one useless man is a shame, two is a law firm, and three or more is a congress"

    John Adams

  • "Ignorance truly is a choice…….. in this age of information."

    WAG

  • "Middle age is when you choose your cereal for the fiber, not the toy"

  • "When plunder becomes a way of life for a group of men living together in society, they create for themselves in the course of time a legal system that authorizes it and a moral code that justifies it."

    Frederic Bastiat

  • "The American dream is not that every man must be level with every other man. The American dream is that every man must be free to become whatever God intends he should become.”

    Ronald Reagan

  • "A government that requires "integrity provisions" is by definition past the stage where they will do any good."

    Mark Steyn

  • "Laughter is the shortest distance between two people"

    Victor Borge

  • “The beauty of the Second Amendment is that it will not be needed until they try and take it.”

    Thomas Jefferson

  • You need only reflect that one of the best ways to get yourself a reputation as a dangerous citizen these days is to go about repeating the very phrases which our founding fathers used in their struggle for independence"

    C. A. Beard

  • “You don’t marry someone you can live with; you marry the person who you cannot live without”

  • "A nation's greatness is measured by how it treats its weakest members."

    Mahatma Ghandi

  • "A smile costs nothing but gives much. It enriches those who receive without making poorer those who give. It takes but a moment, but the memory of it sometimes lasts forever. None is so rich or mighty that he cannot get along without it and none is so poor that he cannot be made rich by it. Yet a smile cannot be bought, begged, borrowed, or stolen, for it is something that is of no value to anyone until it is given away. Some people are too tired to give you a smile. Give them one of yours, as none needs a smile so much as he who has no more to give."

    Unknown

  • "As an American I am not so shocked that Obama was given the Nobel Peace Prize without any accomplishments to his name, but that America gave him the White House based on the same credentials."

    Newt Gingrich

  • “Always speak the truth, and you will never be concerned with your memory”

  • “We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to be stupid.”

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "Freedom is never won in a single battle - It must be fought for every day"

  • "Ronald Reagan pursued those things which he believed in, not necessarily those things which he knew he could win"

    Rush Limbaugh

  • "Don't steal - The government hates competition"

  • "Ask not that GOD be on our side, insist that we be on His"

    WAG

  • “Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could only do a little.”

    Edmund Burke

  • “There's nothing better than a friend ... unless it's a friend with chocolate.”

    Charles Dickens

  • "That government governs best that governs least"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • “It is easier to do a job right than to explain why you didn't.”

    Martin Van Buren

  • “Capitalism is a system whereby the rich are powerful. Communism and Socialism are systems where the powerful are rich.”

  • "Blessed are those who can give without remembering and take without forgetting."

  • "Innocence seldom utters outraged shrieks. Guilt does"

    Whittaker Chambers

  • “The American people are the passengers aboard the Titanic… And Obama is at the helm.”

    Lt. Colonel James G. Zumwalt

  • "When you want to help people, you tell the truth. When you want to help yourself, you tell people what they want to hear."

    Thomas Sowell

  • "Find out just what people will submit to, and you have found out the exact amount of injustice and wrong which will be imposed upon them"

    Frederick Douglass

  • “If you tax something more, you get less of it. If you subsidize something you get more of it”

  • "History shows that all conquerors who have allowed their subjected peoples to carry arms have prepared their own fall"

    Adolf Hitler (1939)

  • "History records that the money changers have used every form of abuse, intrigue, deceit, and violent means possible to maintain their control over governments by controlling the money and its issuance."

    James Madison

  • "Instead of giving a politician the keys to the city, it might be better to change the locks"

    Doug Larson

  • “If you will not fight for right when you can easily win without bloodshed; if you will not fight when your victory is sure and not too costly; you may come to the moment when you will have to fight with all the odds against you and only a precarious chance of survival. There may even be a worse case. You may have to fight when there is no hope of victory, because it is better to perish than to live as slaves”

    Winston Churchill

  • “The test of the morality of a society is what it does for its children.”

    Dietrich Bonhoeffer

  • It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first."

    Ronald Reagan

  • "Statistics are not meant to inform, but to deceive"

    WAG

  • "Someone who does not know the difference between good and evil is worth nothing"

    Miecyslaw Kasprzyk

  • "No one has a finer command of language than the person who keeps his mouth shut"

    Sam Rayburn

  • “I bring reason to your ears, and, in language as plain as ABC, hold up truth to your eyes.”

    Thomas Paine (December 23, 1776)

  • “Paper money is founded upon fraud and knavery”

    George Mason (letter to George Washington)

  • "You can observe a lot just by watchin"

    Yogi Berra

  • “If Tyranny and Oppression come to this land, it will be in the guise of fighting a foreign enemy”

    James Madison

  • "The best way to control the opposition is to lead it ourselves."

    Vladimir Lenin

  • "Example isn't another way to teach, it is the only way to teach"

    Albert Einstein

  • "I am in politics because of the conflict between good and evil, and I believe that in the end good will triumph.”

    Margaret Thatcher

  • "Character may be manifested in the great moments, but it is made in the small ones"

    Phillip Brooks

  • "Take the first step in faith. You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step"

    Dr. Martin Luther King

  • “All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them."

    Galileo

  • “Men who so uneasily tolerate superiors patiently suffer a master, and show themselves proud and servile at the same time.”

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "Give me four years to teach the children and the seed I have sown will never be uprooted"


    Vladimir Lenin

  • "You can not raise the weak, by holding down the strong"

    Abraham Lincoln

  • "People are difficult to govern because they have too much knowledge."

    Lao-tzu

  • "If you watch a game, it's fun. If you play at it, it's recreation. If you work at it, it's golf"

    Bob Hope

  • "History will record with the greatest astonishment that those who had the most to lose did the least to prevent its happening."

    Ronald Reagan

  • "Life is not measured by the breaths that we take, but by the moments that take our breath away!"

    Unknown

  • "Who better to solve a problem then the people responsible for creating it in the first place."

    WAG

  • "History does not long entrust the care of freedom to the weak or the timid."

    Dwight D. Eisenhower

  • "Better to die on your feet, than live on your knees."

    American Patriot

  • "With each failure, you move one step closer to success. It’s when you give up that you truly fail."

    Pat Flynn

  • "Never put off till tomorrow what you can do the day after tomorrow"

    Mark Twain

  • “Accept the past, look to the future, live in the present”

  • "Look to Government to solve most problems. Often going to the source is the best solution"

    WAG

  • “The Constitution is not an instrument for the government to restrain the people; it is an instrument for the people to restrain the government lest it come to dominate our lives and interests."

    Patrick Henry

  • "There are lies, damned lies and statistics"

    Mark Twain

  • "A liberal is a person whose interests aren't at stake, at the moment"

    Willis Player

  • "Statistics are not intended to enlighten, but instead to deceive"

    WAG

  • “It is not heroes that make history, but history that makes heroes.”

    Joseph Stalin

  • "Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the schemes of the devil"

    Ephesians 6:11

  • "Republicans in Washington have shown that the word ‘cave’ is a noun in places like Afghanistan, but it’s a verb in places like Congress"

    Rush Limbaugh

  • "Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it whether it exists or not, diagnosing it incorrectly, and applying the wrong remedy"

    Ernest Benn

  • "Life without GOD is like an unsharpened pencil – it has no point"

  • "Though something may be true, if not widely known, it cannot be considered fact."

    Liberal Logic

  • "If a nation values anything more than freedom, it will lose its freedom, and the irony of it is that if it is comfort or money that it values more, it will lose that too."

    W. Somerset Maugham

  • "The government that can give you everything you want, can take everything that you have"

  • "The measure of a man’s character is how he treats another who can do nothing for him"

    Rush Limbaugh

  • "If we only wanted to be happy it would be easy; but we want to be happier than other people, which is almost always difficult, since we think them happier than they are"

    Charles-Louis de Secondat Baron de Montesquieu

  • “Man is not free unless government is limited … As government expands, liberty contracts”

    Ronald Reagan

  • "A man cannot be comfortable without his own approval"

    Mark Twain

  • "It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to speak out and remove all doubt"

    Abraham Lincoln

  • "It does not take a majority to prevail... but rather an irate, tireless minority, keen on setting brushfires of freedom in the minds of men."

    Samuel Adams

  • "I can only say that there is not a man living who wishes more sincerely than I do to see a plan adopted for the abolition of slavery."

    George Washington

  • "Charity is no part of the legislative duty of the government"

    James Madison

  • "The road to hell is paved with good intentions"

  • "It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible."

    George Washington

  • "Our political parties are broken and have failed miserably. They stand for nothing and will compromise everything”

    David Stockman

  • "Hypocrite: the man who murdered both his parents... pleaded for mercy on the grounds that he was an orphan."

    Abraham Lincoln

  • “If you laid all the economists in the world end to end, they would not reach a conclusion”

  • "I don’t know what my future holds, but have faith in whose hands it’s held."

  • "If the continued existence of mathematics depended on the ability of the Republicans to defend the proposition that two plus two equals four, that would probably mean the end of mathematics and of all the things that require mathematics.”

    Thomas Sowell

  • "The people who cast the votes don't decide an election, the people who count the votes do"

    Joseph Stalin

  • "Whoever controls the volume of money in any country is absolute master of all industry and commerce."

    James A. Garfield

  • "A nation which can prefer disgrace to danger is prepared for a master, and deserves one"


    Alexander Hamilton

  • “Finding your purpose in life begins with Faith, Hope, and Charity”

  • "Failure to prepare is preparing to fail"

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "The happiest people don't have the best of everything. They just make the best of everything that they have."

  • “GOD may not lighten my load, but HE will strengthen my back.”

  • “The American Republic will endure until the day Congress discovers that it can bribe the public with the public's money.”

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "Socialism needs two legs on which to stand; a right and a left. While appearing to be in complete opposition to one another, they both march in the same direction"

    Paul Proctor

  • "Everything the Democrats do is the result of a political calculation designed to take advantage of something going wrong"

    Rush Limbaugh

  • "When you find you’re digging yourself into a hole, I always say dig faster, you’ll get to the bottom sooner."

    WAG

  • “A person who lives by logic and studies history and tries to implement the lessons learned by history cannot begin to rationally explain the conduct of this president or his attorney general or this administration,” Nugent said. “It is psychotic, it is crazy, it is illogical.”

    Ted Nugent

  • "A bank is a place that will lend you money if you can prove that you don't need it"

    Bob Hope

  • “Look at life through the windshield, not the rear-view mirror"

    Byrd Baggett

  • “When your talent interests a human need, you are on the path of your life’s purpose”

  • "All the perplexities, confusion and distresses in America arise not from defects in the constitution or confederation, nor from want of honor or virtue, as much from downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit, and circulation."

    John Adams

  • "The problem with Socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money"

    Margaret Thatcher

  • "For a representative republic to prosper, much less survive, its citizens must be both informed and engaged."

    WAG

  • "One of the greatest ironies of our day is that in this age of information, so many are so ignorant"


    WAG

  • "Life………. It’s GOD’s choice"

  • “It is a thousand times better to have common sense without education than to have education without common sense.”

    Robert Green Ingersoll

  • "The experiment of self-government can't work where people do not govern themselves"

    James Madison

  • "We consume our tomorrows fretting about our yesterdays."

    Aulus Persius Flaccus

  • “Tell a lie often enough, it becomes the truth”

    Joseph Goebbels

  • "All bad precedents begin as justifiable measures"

    Julius Caesar

  • “The study of money, above all other fields in economics, is one in which complexity is used to disguise truth or to evade truth, not to reveal it.”

    John Kenneth Galbraith

  • “A goal without a plan is just a wish”

    Larry Elder

  • "The problem is not that people are taxed too little, the problem is that government spends too much"

    Ronald Reagan

  • “Every man is dishonest who lives upon the labor of others, no matter if he occupies a throne”

    Robert Green Ingersoll

  • "No man stands so tall as when he stoops to help a child"

    Abraham Lincoln

  • “In a world of thieves, the only final sin is stupidity.”

    Hunter S. Thompson

  • "There are many men of principle in both parties in America, but there is no party of principle.”

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "Rights are granted by the individual, or governmental agency, that signs your welfare check"

    WAG

  • "One of the penalties of not participating in politics is that you will be governed by your inferiors."

    Plato

  • "An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest”

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.”

    George Orwell

  • "I can remember when the air was clean and sex was dirty"

    Strom Thurmond

  • "Honor, justice, and humanity, forbid us tamely to surrender that freedom which we received from our gallant ancestors, and which our innocent posterity have a right to receive from us."

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "The more one worries, the older one gets; the more one laughs, the younger one feels"

    Chinese proverb

  • "Terrorism is the weapon of the weak, against the strong"

  • "Should FDR have warned us about Pearl Harbor?"

    Rush Limbaugh

  • "Corrupt government is host to many ironies, but three are paramount: SUCCESS is a liability, FAILURE is an asset, and as long as the INTENTIONS are pure in the public mind, better funding follows failure, not success."

  • "If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it"

    William Arthur Ward

  • "A nation can survive its fools, and even the ambitious. But it cannot survive treason from within. An enemy at the gates is less formidable, for he is known and carries his banner openly. But the traitor moves amongst those within the gate freely, his sly whispers rustling through all the alleys, heard in the very halls of government itself."

    Tullius Cicero

  • "If you cannot prove a lie is a lie, is it then the truth?"

    WAG

  • “If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years you would have a shortage of sand.”

    Milton Friedman

  • “The most merciful thing that a large family does to one of its infant members is to kill it”

    Margaret Sanger (Founder of Planned Parenthood)

  • "If you want to protect vital national security secrets from WikiLeaks, just put them in the same vault as Obama's birth certificate"

    Mike Huckabee (a.k.a The Guv)

  • "Statism survives by looting; a free country survives by production"

    Ayn Rand

  • “I would not look to the U.S. Constitution, if I were drafting a constitution in the year 2012.”

    Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Supreme Court Justice)

  • “The honesty of the press is as great an object to society as the freedom of it.”

    Thomas Paine

  • "I know in my heart that man is good. That what is right will always eventually triumph. And there's purpose and worth to each and every life."

    Ronald Reagan

  • “The satisfaction acquired through giving surpasses those pleasures attained from receiving”

  • "If the freedom of speech is taken away then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter."

    George Washington

  • "Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life"

    Mark Twain

  • "In a time of universal deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act."

    George Orwell

  • "Banning gun shows to reduce violent crime will work about as well as banning auto shows to reduce drunken driving"

    Bill McIntire - NRA Spokesman (1992)

  • "Islam is a religion in which God requires you to send your son to die for him. Christianity is a faith in which God sends his son to die for you"

    John D. Ashcroft

  • "He who fails to prepare, prepares for failure"

  • “Of the four wars in my lifetime, none came about because the U.S. was too strong”

    Ronald Reagan

  • "Continuing to do nothing and expecting things to change"

  • "The greatest enemy of a good plan is the dream of a perfect plan”

    von Clausewitz

  • “Nothing is more powerful in a democracy than knowledge”

    Rudy Giuliani

  • "Silence is foolish if we are wise, but it is wise if we are foolish"

  • “Don't ever argue with an idiot.... they'll drag you down to their level and beat you with experience"

    Anonymous

  • “There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.”

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

  • "I am an American voter, ignorant of my ignorance."

  • "Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is to not stop questioning"

    Albert Einstein

  • Nothing could be more dangerous to the existence of this Republic than to introduce religion into politics”

    Robert Green Ingersoll

  • "Beer: helping ugly people have sex since 3000 B.C."

    W. C. Fields

  • "Have a place for everything and keep the thing somewhere else; this is not advice, it is merely custom"

    Mark Twain

  • "To steal ideas from one person is plagiarism; to steal from many is research"

  • "We are fast approaching a time when the majority sign the back of the check, rather than the front"

  • "One man with a gun can control 100 without one"

    Vladimir Lenin

  • “Liberty cannot be established without morality, nor morality without faith"

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "To some it's a six-pack, to me it's Support Group Salvation in a can"

    Leo Durocher

  • “There are severe limits to the good that the government can do for the economy, but there are almost no limits to the harm it can do”

    Milton Friedman, Nobel laureate

  • "Let it never be said that failure arose from lack of effort"

  • "Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities. Truth isn't"

    Mark Twain

  • "The power to unite is stronger than the power to destroy"

    Anonymous

  • "It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare"

    Mark Twain

  • "Political power grows out of the barrel of a gun"

    Mao Tse-Tung

  • “The University campus is the only place where everything that a parent has taught a young person for 18 years is completely undermined in one semester of their freshman year"

    Kevin McCullough

  • "Only a virtuous people are capable of freedom. As nations become corrupt and vicious, they have more need of masters."

    Benjamin Franklin

  • Political correctness does not legislate tolerance; it only organizes hatred."

    Jacques Barzun

  • "When we lose GOD, it is not GOD who is lost"

  • "it is the first responsibility of every citizen to question authority."

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "Irony is the hygiene of the mind."

    Elizabeth Bibesco

  • "It's no wonder that truth is stranger than fiction. Fiction has to make sense"

    Mark Twain

  • "The greatest tyrannies are always perpetrated in the name of the noblest causes"

    Thomas Paine

  • "Destroy the family, you destroy the country."

    Vladimir Lenin

  • We never really grow up, we only learn how to act in public"

  • "Spend other people's money as though it was your own"

    WAG

  • "Success is never final. Failure is never fatal."

  • "A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds"

    Francis Bacon

  • When we get piled upon one another in large cities, as in Europe, we shall become as corrupt as Europe.”

    Thomas Jefferson

  • “Government cannot make man richer, but it can make him poorer”

    Ludwig von Mises

  • "The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything."

  • "If voting made a difference, it would be illegal"

  • “If no American voted on election day, what would Hillary Clinton’s margin of victory be?”

  • "You don’t get ahead in life by looking into your rear view mirror"

    WAG

  • “Bureaucracy -- the organizational weaknesses that cause smart people to make dumb decisions”

  • "Rather than being a selfless act of service, becoming a politician is now about enriching oneself"

    WAG

  • “I may be ignorant, but I’m in the majority”

    American Citizen

  • "If Mother Nature doesn’t get you, Father Time will"

  • "Nothing in the world is more dangerous than a sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity"

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

  • “It’s a funny thing about free speech: It can’t be just for your political friends. If freedom means anything, it is the one valuable gift you have to give to your worst enemies, in order to keep it for yourself”

    Doug Christie

  • "America is like a healthy body and its resistance is threefold: its patriotism, its morality and its spiritual life. If we can undermine these three areas, America will collapse from within."

    Josef Stalin

  • "Education consists mainly of what we have unlearned"

    Mark Twain

  • "Logical consequences are the scarecrows of fools and the beacons of wise men"

    Thomas Henry Huxley

  • “Any man who is under 30, and is not a liberal, has not heart; and any man who is over 30, and is not a conservative, has no brains”

    Winston Churchill

  • "Loyalty to the country always. Loyalty to the government when it deserves it"

    Mark Twain

  • "I love my job, I love fighting for what I believe in, I love having fun while I am doing it, I love reporting stories that the complex refuses to report, I love fighting back, I love finding allies, and famously I enjoy enemies."

    Andrew Breitbart

  • "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it"

    George Santayana

  • "I'd rather die on my feet, than live on my knees."

    American Patriot

  • "Always borrow money from a pessimist. He won't expect it back"

  • "Lies influence the ignorant, and inflame the informed"

    WAG

  • "The heart of the wise inclines to the right, but the heart of the fool to the left"

    Ecclesiastes 10:2 NIV

  • "When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, "I used everything You gave me"

    Erma Bombeck

  • "If you don’t read the newspaper, you are uninformed; If you do read the newspaper you are misinformed"

    Mark Twain

  • "The short memories of American voters is what keeps our politicians in office"

    Will Rogers

  • "Every job is a self-portrait of the person who did it. Autograph your work with excellence"

  • "The primary objects of government are the peace, order, and prosperity of society. . . . To the promotion of these objects, particularly in a republican government, good morals are essential."

    Oliver Ellsworth (Supreme Court Chief Justice)

  • "A free nation is armed with a free press."

  • "It’s not really lying if you know I’m not telling the truth."

    WAG

  • "They keep saying, 'A school is supposed to be a safe place!' Yeah well so is a womb."

    Pastor John MacArthur

  • "There is no right way to do wrong"

  • "There’s no such thing as the future, just history that hasn’t happened yet."

    Harry Truman

  • "The budget should be balanced, the Treasury should be refilled, public debt should be reduced, the arrogance of officialdom should be tempered and controlled, and the assistance to foreign lands should be curtailed, lest Rome become bankrupt. People must again learn to work instead of living on public assistance."

    Cicero, 55 BC

  • "Funny term “progressive” – oxymoron if ever I heard one when used to describe an ideology so destructive to the liberties and freedoms of the individual."

    WAG

  • "The Constitution shall never be construed....to prevent the people of the United States who are peaceable citizens from keeping their own arms."

    Samuel Adams

  • "I love to go to Washington, if only to be nearer my money"

    Bob Hope

  • "The early bird might get the worm, but the second mouse gets the cheese"

  • "Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe to assure the survival and the success of liberty"

    John F. Kennedy

  • "Republicans believe every day is the Fourth of July, but Democrats believe every day is April fifteenth"

    Ronald Reagan

  • ''Oh what a tangled web we weave when first we practice to deceive.''

    Charlotte

  • "It is incumbent on every generation to pay its own debts as it goes. A principle which if acted on would save one-half the wars of the world."

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder"

    George Washington

  • "I would rather die on my feet than live on my knees"

  • "A government is the most dangerous threat to man's rights: it holds a legal monopoly on the use of physical force against legally disarmed victims”

    Ayn Rand

  • “Worse than evil is the apathy that allows it”

  • At that point when we put America first, will be the time that this nation begins to heal itself”

    WAG

  • "If we agreed 100 percent of the time, one of us wouldn't be necessary"

  • "Aspire to inspire before you expire."

  • "The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources"

    Albert Einstein

  • "One man with courage is a majority"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • “None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free.”

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

  • “When the power of Love overcomes the love of Power, the world will know PEACE”

    Jimi Hendrix

  • “Honesty is the first chapter of the book of wisdom”

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny"

    Edmund Burke

  • “The largest single barrier to full employment of our manpower and resources and to a higher rate of economic growth is the unrealistically heavy drag of federal income taxes on private purchasing power, initiative and incentive.”

    John F. Kennedy - special message to Congress on tax reduction and reform (1/24/63)

  • "The greatness of a nation can be judged by the way its animals are treated"

    Mohandas Gandhi

  • “When the truth hurts, or is otherwise offensive, it is inappropriate.”

    WAG

  • "In politics, stupidity is not a handicap"

    Napoleon Bonaparte

  • "For a nation to try to tax itself into prosperity is like a man standing in a bucket and trying to lift himself up by the handle"

    Winston Churchill

  • "Comedy is tragedy plus time"

    Woody Allen

  • "There are two ways of doing things: the right way, and the way they do it in Washington"

    Ronald Reagan

  • "A free people ought to be armed"

    George Washington

  • "In America today, it's considered anti-American to be pro-American"

    Rush Limbaugh

  • "True friendship is like sound health, the value of it is seldom known until it be lost"

    Charles Caleb Colton

  • "Knowledge is power yes, and often a burden as well"

    WAG

  • “Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there”

    John Wooden

  • “If you tell the truth you don’t have to remember anything”

    Mark Twain

  • "Those who have been intoxicated with power... can never willingly abandon it"

    Edmund Burke

  • “It is when people forget God that tyrants forge their chains.”

    Patrick Henry

  • "Only an educated and informed people will be a free people"

    John F. Kennedy

  • "I could give up chocolate but I'm no quitter!"

  • "Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into a friend" .

    Martin Luther King, Jr

  • Yesterday is history; Tomorrow is a mystery: Today is a gift, that’s why we call it the Present"

    Winnie the Pooh

  • "The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants."

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "Some cause happiness wherever they go. Others whenever they go"

  • "Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises"

    Demosthenes

  • "When the Federal Reserve cites statistics to claim that there is not much evidence of inflation, we need to keep in mind that the statistics they rely on exclude food and energy prices. The cost of living is no sweat if you can do without electricity and food."

    Thomas Sowell

  • “There are no easy answers' but there are simple answers. We must have the courage to do what we know is morally right.”

    Ronald Reagan

  • "If you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain"

  • "The progressive mind is as deep as the pavement puddle"

    WAG

  • "Tis better to be ignorant and happy, than informed and upset"

    WAG

  • "A nation or civilization that continues to produce soft-minded men purchases its own spiritual death on an installment plan."

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

  • "For the saddest epitaph which can be carved in memory of a vanished freedom is that it was lost because its possessors failed to stretch forth a saving hand while there was still time."

    George Sutherland

  • "Worrying does not empty tomorrow of its trouble - it empties today of its strength"

  • “No one is useless in this world who lightens the burden of anyone else”

  • “Society is endangered not by the great profligacy of a few, but by the laxity of morals amongst all.”

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "Greed, is a great motivator, yet a powerful destroyer."

  • “In general, the art of government consists in taking as much money as possible from one party of citizens to give to the other”

    Voltaire (1764)

  • "Do not argue with an idiot. He will drag you down to his level and beat you with experience"

  • "None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

  • "To be sure of hitting the target, shoot first and call whatever you hit the target"

  • Ineptocracy: (in-ep-toc'-ra-cy) - a system of government where the least capable to lead are elected by the least capable of achieving, and where the members of society least likely to succeed or even to sustain themselves, are abundantly rewarded with goods and services paid for by the confiscated wealth of a diminishing number of producers.

  • "The Second Amendment has never been about hunting or crime prevention; it’s about keeping our government in check."

    Patrice Lewis

  • "If only the Nazis and Soviets had been as merciful to the innocent as America is to the guilty"

    Senator Jim Talent

  • "If most thinking people supported me it still wouldn't be enough. Because in America, you need a majority."

    Adlai E. Stevenson

  • "A smile is an inexpensive way to change your looks"

    Charles Gordy

  • "TRUTH is a hard, and often bitter, pill to swallow."

    WAG

  • "All men by nature desire knowledge."

    Aristotle

  • "Be good, stay healthy, and laugh often."

    WAG

  • "Ask why until you understand"

  • "Democracy is indispensable to socialism."

    Vladimir Lenin

  • “The truth is not for all men, but only for those who seek it”

    Ayn Rand

  • “When an opponent declares, 'I will not come over to your side,' I calmly say, 'Your child belongs to us already....”

    Adolph Hitler

  • “Americans are so enamored of equality, they would rather be equal in slavery than unequal in freedom."

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "If we're dealing with Islamic nations, the suspects are Middle Eastern. Some people call that profiling. Law enforcement people would call it a clue."

    Wayne LaPierre

  • "Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.”

    Margaret Thatcher

  • "Never spend your money before you have it"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "A banker is a fellow who lends you his umbrella when the sun is shining, but wants it back the minute it begins to rain"

    Mark Twain

  • "I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work, the more I have of it"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "Friendship improves happiness, and abates misery, by doubling our joys, and dividing our grief"

    Joseph Addison

  • “Never interfere with an enemy while he’s in the process of destroying himself.”

    Napoléon Bonaparte

  • "When we hang the capitalists they will sell us the rope we use"

    Joseph Stalin

  • "Every morning is the dawn of a new error."

  • "The lesson of history is that people never learn the lessons of history."

  • "There is not a truth existing which I fear or would wish unknown to the world"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "He does not believe who does not live according to his belief."

    Thomas Fuller

  • "Let us with caution indulge the supposition that morality can be maintained without religion. Reason and experience both forbid us to expect that national morality can prevail in exclusion of religious principle."

    George Washington

  • “The one (a president) can confer no privileges whatever; the other (the king) can make denizens of aliens, noblemen of commoners; can erect corporations with all the rights incident to corporate bodies.”

    Alexander Hamilton in Federalist 69

  • “No matter how fast a lie is, the truth will catch up with her.”

    Dutch Proverb

  • "Adversity makes a good man better"

  • "The truth is usually pretty simple, but as I’m sure you would agree, finding it in the mainstream media is next to impossible"

    Ann Coulter

  • "Progressivism is an illness and should be treated as such….. Institutionalize them all."

  • "Peace, commerce, and honest friendship with all nations -- entangling alliances with none"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "Knowledge is knowing a tomato is a fruit; Wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad"

  • “The tragedy in life is not reaching your goals, it is to have no goals to achieve”

  • If there is any principle of the Constitution that more imperatively calls for attachment than any other it is the principle of free thought, not free thought for those who agree with us but freedom for the thought that we hate” Oliver Wendell Holmes

    Oliver Wendell Holmes

  • "The world is a dangerous place, not because of those who do evil, but because of those who look on and do nothing"

    Albert Einstein

  • "May the thirst for truth never be quenched."

    WAG

  • "Neither the wisest constitution nor the wisest laws will secure the liberty and happiness of a people whose manners are universally corrupt."

    Sam Adams

  • “It will be of little avail to the people that the laws are made by men of their own choice if the laws be so voluminous that they cannot be read, or so incoherent that they cannot be understood.”

    James Madison

  • "Life is but an experiment, and we are all lab rats."

    WAG

  • “There are a terrible lot of lies going about the world, and the worst of it is that half of them are true.”

    Winston Churchill

  • “I won't insult your intelligence by suggesting that you really believe what you just said."

    William F. Buckley Jr.

  • "Make sure the government treats others the same, as you would want the government to treat you. … Once you consent to the government ignoring the Constitution, you deny yourself the protection of the Constitution”

    Charley Reese

  • "Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn’t pass it on to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same, or one day we will spend our sunset years telling our children and our children's children what it was once like in the United States where men were free."

    Ronald Reagan

  • "Europe will never be like America. Europe is a product of history. America is a product of philosophy.”

    Margaret Thatcher

  • "All of us are experts at practicing virtue at a distance."

    Theodore M. Hesburgh

  • "That may be a FACT, but it’s still just your opinion"

    Liberal when confronted with reality

  • "Any man who thinks he can be happy and prosperous by letting the Government take care of him better take a closer look at the American Indian."

    Henry Ford

  • "The human race has one really effective weapon, and that is laughter"

    Mark Twain

  • "Mankind have a great aversion to intellectual labor; but even supposing knowledge to be easily attainable, more people would be content to be ignorant than would take even a little trouble to acquire it."

    Samuel Johnson

  • "Snowflakes are one of nature's most fragile things, but just look what they can do when they stick together"

  • "The last time France needed more proof it rolled through the streets of Paris in the form of a German tank"

    David Letterman

  • “It is not the responsibility of parents to pave the road for their children, but to provide them a road map”

  • "Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy."

    Benjamin Franklin

  • “A standing military force, with an overgrown Executive will not long be safe companions to liberty."

    James Madison

  • "Logic is an enemy and truth is a menace"

    Rod Serling

  • "Go put your creed into your deed."

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • "Always be sincere, even if you don’t mean it"

    Harry S. Truman

  • "Uncommon valor was a common virtue." - Iwo Jima

  • "Better a broken promise than none at all"

    Mark Twain

  • "How fortunate for governments that the people they administer don't think"

    Adolf Hitler

  • “An individual who believes their lies cannot be considered a liar.”

    Progressive apologist

  • "We have our theory; don't confuse me with the facts"

  • "Genius is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration"

    Thomas Edison

  • “A government which robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.”

    George Bernard Shaw

  • "The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.”

    Mahatma Ghandi

  • “What matters is not the truth, but what we choose (are told) to believe.”

    WAG

  • "The principle of spending money to be paid by posterity, under the name of funding, is but swindling futurity on a large scale."

    Thomas Jefferson (letter to John Taylor - 1816)

  • “The reason the charge of having a double standard never sticks against liberal/progressives, is because they have no standards to begin with.”

    WAG

  • "It is better to deserve honors and not have them than to have them and not deserve them"

    Mark Twain

  • "An armed man is a citizen; a disarmed man is a subject"

  • "When you find you are digging yourself into a hole, dig faster, you’ll get to your destination sooner”

    WAG

  • “A country that can't control its borders isn't really a country anymore”

    Ronald Reagan

  • “Truth is like poetry, and most people hate poetry”

  • "I didn't say it was your fault, I said I was blaming you"

  • "Try not to become a man of success, but rather, try to become a man of value"

    Albert Einstein

  • "A man is never more truthful than when he acknowledges himself a liar"

    Mark Twain

  • The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities”

    Ayn Rand

  • "The last thing I want to do is hurt you. But it's still on the list"

  • "The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time"

    Mark Twain

  • Tolerance is giving to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself.”

    Robert Green Ingersoll

  • "Wise men learn from their mistakes, wiser men learn from the mistakes of others"

  • “Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.”

    Lou Holtz

  • "We are a government of laws, and not of men"

    John Adams

  • “Every time government attempts to handle our affairs, it costs more and the results are worse than if we had handled them ourselves”

    Benjamin Constant, Brazilian statesman

  • “Even fools are thought wise if they keep silent, and discerning if they hold their tongues.”

    Proverbs 17:28 (NIV)

  • "A lie is an untruth told with intent to deceive."

  • "Happiness is good health and a bad memory"

    Ingrid Bergman

  • "It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge."

    Enrico Fermi

  • "In politics, if you want anything said, ask a man - if you want anything done, ask a woman"

    Margaret Thatcher

  • "Learn to say no. It will be of more use to you than to be able to read Latin"

    Charles Haddon Spurgeon

  • "Sometimes, it's what you do not do, that makes you who you are"

  • "Real courage is found, not in the willingness to risk death, but in the willingness to stand, alone if necessary, against the ignorant and disapproving herd"

    Jon Roland (1976)

  • "At least the federal governments is there to hand you a crutch after it breaks your leg, right?"

  • "To be prepared for war is one of the most effectual means of preserving peace"

    George Washington

  • “It ain't what you don't know that gets you into trouble. It's what you know for sure that just ain't so."

    Mark Twain

  • “America is the best half-educated country in the world”

    Nicholas Murray Butler

  • "A free society is one where it is safe to be unpopular"

    Adlai E. Stevenson

  • "What soap is to the body, laughter is to the soul"

    Yiddish Proverb

  • “Fathom the hypocrisy of a Government that requires every citizen to prove they are insured.... but not everyone must prove they are a citizen.”

  • “I am proud of my country, yet ashamed of my government”

  • “He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked”

    Voltaire

  • "Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect"

    Mark Twain

  • "A memorandum is written to protect the writer -- not to inform the reader"

    Dean Acheson

  • "Women who seek to be equal to men lack ambition"

  • "The means of defense against foreign danger historically have become the instruments of tyranny at home."

    James Madison

  • “Give me control over a man's economic actions, and hence over his means of survival, and except for a few occasional heroes, I'll promise to deliver to you men who think and write and behave as I want them to”

    Benjamine A. Rooge

  • "It is better to trust in the Lord, than to put confidence in man."

    Psalm 118:8

  • "Nations crumble from within when the citizenry asks of government those things which the citizenry might better provide for itself"

    Ronald Reagan

  • "The problem with the gene pool is that there is no lifeguard"

  • "To delve inside the liberal progressive mind, one must endure a dark and errie place, absent all logic and devoid all reason and common sense"

    WAG

  • "Politics is the only field in which the more experience you have, the worse you get”

    Kinky Friedman

  • "The American constitution was designed by a group of geniuses, knowing it would be administered by a group of idiots"

  • “The power to tax is the power to destroy”

    Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

  • “Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.”

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing flawlessly"

    Robert Schuller

  • "I owe nothing to Women’s Lib.”

    Margaret Thatcher

  • "Friends are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly."

    Anonymous

  • "I have more guns than I need but fewer than I want"

    Mike Adams

  • "If God wanted us to vote, he would have given us candidates"

    Jay Leno

  • "Never allow success to go to your head, nor failure to your heart."

  • "An error does not become a mistake until you refuse to correct it."

  • “It isn't what people think that is important, but the reason they think what they think."

    Eugene Ionesco

  • "Reason often makes mistakes but conscience never does"

    Josh Billings (Henry Wheeler Shaw)

  • “There is no medicine like hope, no incentive so great, no tonic so powerful as expectation of something tomorrow.”

    Orison S. Marden

  • “The American people will never knowingly adopt Socialism, but under the name of Liberalism, they will adopt every fragment of the Socialist program until one day America will be a Socialist nation without knowing how it happened”

    Norman Thomas - Socialist Party Presidential candidate (1976)

  • "The more comfortable you make welfare recipients, the more welfare recipients you will have."

    WAG

  • “We can state with conviction, therefore, that a man's support for absolute government is in direct proportion to the contempt he feels for his country.”

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "One of the penalties of not participating in politics is that you will be governed by your inferiors"

    Plato

  • "Whether we bring our enemies to justice, or bring justice to our enemies, justice will be done"

    George W. Bush

  • "Governments have killed more innocent people than all the wars combined. 170 MILLION in the 20th Century alone."

  • “The first duty of government is the protection of life, not its destruction. The chief purpose of government is to protect life. Abandon that and you have abandoned all.”

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "Truth Does Not Fear Knowledge"

  • It's not that liberals are ignorant, it's just that they know so much that isn't so"

    Ronald Reagan

  • "One man practicing good sportsmanship is far better than 50 others preaching it"

    Knute Rockne

  • "Lord, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference"

  • Government is not reason; it is not eloquent; it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and a fearful master."

    George Washington

  • "Every man must decide whether he will walk in the light of creative altruism or in the darkness of destructive selfishness."

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

  • "How the media reports what they report (their bias) is important. What they choose to report (or not report) is equally important"

    WAG

  • “Our forefathers made one mistake. What they should have fought for was representation without taxation”

    Fletcher Knebel, Historian

  • "If you can’t explain what you're doing in simple English, you’re probably doing something wrong"

    Alfred Kazin

  • "Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren’t.”

    Margaret Thatcher

  • "Nothing beats a failure but the failure to try"

  • “If you just set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.”

    Margaret Thatcher

  • "Educate and inform the whole mass of the people... They are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "Political correctness is tyranny with manners."

    Charlton Heston

  • "Police in Austria are looking for a bank robber who wears a Sarah Palin mask while committing robberies. He started out with a Barack Obama mask, but no one took him seriously"

    Jay Leno

  • "Always do right. This will gratify some people and astonish the rest"

    Mark Twain

  • "Blaming guns for spree killings is like blaming short skirts for rape."

  • "The hardness of the butter is proportional to the softness of the bread"

  • "The US dollar is backed by little more than confidence. Confidence in people's lack of understanding of how America's monetary system functions."

  • "A hypocrite is the kind of politician who would cut down a redwood tree, then mount the stump and make a speech for conservation"

    Adlai E. Stevenson

  • "Abortion is advocated only by persons who have themselves been born"

    Ronald Reagan

  • “Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it, misdiagnosing it and them misapplying the wrong remedies”

    Groucho Marx

  • “One useless man is a shame, two is a law firm, and three or more is a Congress”

    John Adams

  • “If men were angels, no government would be necessary."

    James Madison

  • "There are two ways to conquer and enslave a nation. One is by the sword. The other is by debt."

    John Adams

  • “The choices we make reveal the true nature of our character.”

  • "Saying a gun shoots people is like saying a pencil makes mistakes, or a spoon makes people fat."

  • "There are times in one’s life, and in a nation’s life, where siting on the sidelines just isn’t an option."

    WAG

  • “Permit me to issue and control the money of a nation, and I care not who makes its laws.”

    Mayer Amschel Bauer Rothschild

  • "Liberty, once lost, is lost forever."

    John Adams

  • "Laughing at oneself is often the best source of humor"

    WAG

  • "The last capitalist we hang shall be the one who sold us the rope"

    Karl Marx

  • "Half the people you know are below average"

  • "Truth has no agenda"

  • "If my critics saw me walking over the Thames they would say it was because I couldn’t swim.”

    Margaret Thatcher

  • “The greatest ignorance is to reject something you know nothing about”

  • "Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured"

    Mark Twain

  • ”The beauty of the Second Amendment is that it will not be needed until they try to take it."

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "The optimist simply does not have all the facts."

    WAG

  • "It is so much more difficult to manipulate people when they are educated and enlightened"

    WAG

  • "Profanity is the act of a feeble mind attempting to express itself forcibly"

  • "Lies serve to influence the ignorant"

    WAG

  • "Reputation is what others perceive you to be. Character is what you are"

    John Wooden

  • “Success is getting what you want, happiness is wanting what you get."

    Dave Gardner

  • “He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the present controls the past.”

    George Orwell

  • "Ignorance is the truest form of freedom"

  • "If I agreed with you we'd both be wrong"

  • "May your troubles be less, may your blessings be more, and may nothing but happiness come through your door"

  • "When you vote to allow the taking of another life, you are complicit in the taking of that life."

  • “The path to perfection, the loftiest goal, is success in and of itself”

  • "A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes"

    Mark Twain

  • “A lie has speed, but truth has endurance.”

    Edgar J. Mohn

  • "A sincere diplomat is like dry water or wooden iron"

    Joseph Stalin

  • “There are two ways to conquer and enslave a nation. One is by the sword. The other is by debt.”

    John Adams (1826)

  • "Japan would never invade the United States. We would find a rifle behind every blade of grass."

    Isoroku Yamamoto

  • "The liberties of a people never were, nor ever will be, secure, when the transactions of their rulers may be concealed from them."

    Patrick Henry

  • "Plan ahead, Noah didn’t build the Ark in a storm"

  • "Both oligarch and tyrant mistrust the people, and therefore deprive them of their arms."

    Aristotle

  • "The truth is like a lion. You don't have to defend it. Let it loose. It will defend itself."

    St. Augustine

  • "Why is it that so many individuals place their trust in people to solve the very problems which those people created in the first place?"

    WAG

  • "One of the great mistakes is to judge policies and programs by their intentions rather than their results."

    Milton Friedman

  • "If a man empties his purse into his head no one can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest."

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "Without rest, a man cannot work; without work, the rest does not give you any benefit."

    Abkhasian Proverb

  • "Never pick a fight with a man who buys his ink by the barrel"

    Mark Twain

  • "The strongest reason for the people to retain the right to keep and bear arms is, as a last resort, to protect themselves against tyranny in government"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "Never trust a government that doesn't trust its own citizens with guns"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "If it weren't for my aversion to lying, I’d go into politics."

    WAG

  • "A man of quality is never threatened by a woman of equality"

  • Government "help" to business is just as disastrous as government persecution... the only way a government can be of service to national prosperity is by keeping its hands off”

    Ayn Rand

  • "Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone, you may still exist, but you have ceased to live"

    Mark Twain

  • "Many of us believe that wrongs aren't wrong if it's done by nice people like ourselves."

    Author Unknown

  • "No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent"

    Abraham Lincoln

  • "The only thing worse than suffering an injustice is committing an injustice"

    Plato

  • “Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it”

    Henry David Thoreau

  • "Those ignorant of history are condemned to repeat it."

  • "It is certainly true that a popular government cannot flourish without virtue in the people."

    Richard Henry Lee, signer of Declaration of Independence

  • "The high-minded man must care more for the truth than for what people think"

  • "Your success as a family, our success as a society, depends not on what happens at the White House, but what happens inside your house"

    Barbara Bush

  • “To anger a conservative, tell him a lie. To anger a liberal, tell him the truth”

  • "Friends, like life itself, should be cherished ALWAYS!"

    WAG

  • "A good day is when no one shows up and you don't have to go anywhere."

    Burt Shavitz (Burt's Buzz)

  • “It’s unprofessional to confuse loyalty with integrity”

    Robert David Steele (CIA)

  • "For my part I believe in the forgiveness of sin and the redemption of ignorance"

    Adlai E. Stevenson

  • "In wartime, truth is so precious that she should always be attended by a bodyguard of lies."

    Winston Churchill

  • "Foreign aid might be defined as a transfer of money from poor people in rich countries to rich people in poor countries."

    Douglas Casey

  • "Perfection is not attainable. But if we chase perfection, we can catch excellence.”

    Vince Lombardi

  • "The further a society drifts from the truth, the more it will hate those that speak it."

    George Orwell

  • “America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves”

    Abraham Lincoln

  • “May you live as long as you want and never want as long as you live”

  • Thinking is hard work – that is why so few engage in it”

    Mark Twain

  • "Sometimes things are so obvious, they appear unbelievable."

    WAG

  • "Find something that you love, and you will never work a day in your life"

  • "BEER: "I" before "E," except in Budweiser."

    Professor Irwin Corey

  • "A society will be judged on the basis of how it treats its weakest members and among the most vulnerable are surely the unborn and the dying,"

    Pope John Paul II

  • “Everybody feels the evil, but no one has courage or energy enough to seek the cure”

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "There's no way to rule innocent men. The only power government has is the power to crack down on criminals. When there aren't enough criminals, one makes them. One declares so many things to be a crime that it becomes impossible for men to live without breaking laws"

    Ayn Rand

  • "If you choose public service, choose it to serve the public, not your bank account. When you're done serving, go home. Get a real job."

    Jack Abramoff

  • Unlimited power is apt to corrupt the minds of those who possess it; and this I know, my lords, that where laws end, tyranny begins”

    William Pitt

  • “So far consumers are worried about the future. Once they start worrying about the present, we’re in trouble.”

  • "A clear conscience is usually the sign of a bad memory"

  • "You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation"

  • "Hospitality: making your guests feel like they're at home, even if you wish they were"

  • "I ask, sir, what is the militia? It is the whole people, except for few public officials."

    George Mason

  • "If the American people ever allow private banks to control the issue of their currency, first by inflation, then by deflation, the banks and corporations that will grow up around the banks will deprive the people of all property - until their children wake-up homeless on the continent their fathers conquered."

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "The difference between genius and stupidity is genius has its limits."

    Albert Einstein

  • "Wings on a Pig Don't Make It an Eagle."

  • “Silence in the face of evil is itself evil: God will not hold us guiltless. Not to speak is to speak. Not to act is to act.”

    Dietrich Bonhoeffer

  • "When in doubt tell the truth"

    Mark Twain

  • "The more I know, the more I realize how much I don’t know."

  • “About all I can say for the United States Senate is that it opens with a prayer and closes with an investigation”

    Will Rogers

  • "No man's life, liberty, or property are safe while the legislature is in session"

    Mark Twain

  • "Nothing is more destructive to a democracy than ignorance and an uniformed citizenry"

  • "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crises. The great point is to bring them the real facts"

    Abraham Lincoln

  • "The hottest places in Hell are reserved for those who remain neutral in time of great moral crisis"

    Dante Alighieri

  • ”In war there is no substitute for victory”

    General Douglas MacArthur

  • “I used to think of Wall Street as a financial center. I now think of it as a crime scene.”

    Danny Schecter

  • "Remember, the Ark was built by amateurs, the Titanic by professionals"

  • "The sooner you fall behind, the more time you'll have to catch up"

  • "That to which we aspire, though cannot attain, we often tear down"

    WAG

  • "Baseball is 90% mental, the other half is physical"

    Yogi Berra

  • "It is never too late to be what you might have been"

    George Eliot

  • "I value the friend who for me finds time on his calendar, but I cherish the friend who for me does not consult his calendar"

    Robert Brault

  • “It is not enough to merely be enlightened, one must also be engaged.”

    WAG

  • "When injustice becomes law, resistance becomes duty"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "Don't let schooling interfere with your education"

    Mark Twain

  • “The only difference between death and taxes is that death doesn't get worse every time Congress meets”

    Will Rogers

  • People once came to America to GIVE all that they had, to become all that they could. Now they come only to TAKE all that they can.

    WAG

  • “One lives in the hope of becoming a memory.”

    Antonio Porchia

  • "How is it one careless match can start a forest fire, but it takes a whole box to start a campfire"

  • "The mind is like a parachute, it works best when it is opened"

  • Ships are safe in harbors, but that's not what ships are for...

  • "Socialism is the philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance and the gospel of envy"

    Winston Churchill

  • “I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us, that the less we use our power the greater it will be”

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "Government is the great fiction, through which everybody endeavors to live at the expense of everybody else."

    Frederic Bastiat

  • "No arsenal, or no weapon in the arsenals of the world, is as formidable as the will and moral courage of free men and women."

    Ronald Reagan

  • "Facts are not liberals' strong suit. Rhetoric is."

    Thomas Sowell

  • "Anyone who believes exponential growth can go on forever in a finite world is either a madman or an economist.”

    Kenneth Boulding (economist)

  • “To possess a memory is to be blessed with a priceless good. It is our link to the past, our guidepost to the present and our passport to the future”

  • “Wisdom is the chief element of happiness”

    Sophocles

  • "I'm not an old, experienced hand at politics. But I am now seasoned enough to have learned that the hardest thing about any political campaign is how to win without proving that you are unworthy of winning"

    Adlai E. Stevenson

  • “Knowledge will forever govern ignorance; and a people who mean to be their own governors must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives.”

    James Madison

  • “Everything will be all right in the end... if it's not all right then it's not yet the end.”

  • “American consumers have no problem with carcinogens, but they will not purchase any product, including floor wax, that has fat in it”

    Dave Barry

  • "Eternity Voter Card……. Don’t leave this life without it"

  • "Irony differentiates. Cynicism never does."

    Paul Horgan

  • "Laws control the lesser man... Right conduct controls the greater one"

    Mark Twain

  • Common Sense: “when we remove the sense, it becomes all too common”

    WAG

  • "As I grow older I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do."

    Andrew Carnegie

  • "We provide Americans an education in exchange for their commitment to serve in our armed forces, while at the same time, we offer amnesty to illegal immigrants in exchange for their commitment to vote Democrat for life."

    WAG

  • May Americans' thirst for the truth, never be quenched."

    WAG

  • “The more alike men are, the weaker each feels in the face of all.”

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "I cannot undertake to lay my finger on that article of the Constitution which granted a right to Congress of expending, on objects of benevolence, the money of their constituents"

    James Madison

  • “There are two sides to every issue: one side is right and the other is wrong, but the middle is always evil”

    Ayn Rand

  • "The less a man thinks or knows about his virtues, the better we like him"

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • "America's liberty depends on the freedom of the press, and that cannot be limited without being lost.”

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "If you tell a lie, but have a good reason for telling that lie, then it really is not a lie."

    WAG

  • "We have now sunk to a depth at which restatement of the obvious is the first duty of intelligent men."

    George Orwell

  • "You can entertain without teaching, however cannot teach without entertaining."

  • "A bus station is where a bus stops. A train station is where a train stops. On my desk, I have a work station"

  • “There’s only one kind of patriotism, and that’s the kind that loves and supports – not loathes and fears – America”

    Rush Limbaugh

  • "Does reality influence the news, or is it the news that influences reality?"

    WAG

  • "If it ain't broken, fix it until it is"

    Government Motto

  • "The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax"

    Albert Einstein

  • “Only in Washington does a decrease in the proposed increase equal a spending cut”

    Larry Elder

  • "Go often to the house of thy friend, for weeds choke off the unused path"

  • “One must indoctrinate a child while he still fits width-wise on the bed.”

    Soviet Union saying

  • "Wisdom too often never comes, and so one ought not to reject it merely because it comes late."

    Justice Felix Frankfurter

  • “I think the terror most people are concerned with is the IRS”

    Malcolm Forbes (when asked if he was afraid of terrorism)

  • "It is easier to fight for one's principles than to live up to them"

    Alfred Adler

  • "In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned in life. It goes on."

    Robert Frost

  • "Ignorance is the lifeblood of every politician"

    WAG

  • "Just because someone says something that’s not factual, does not mean it’s not truthful, if they believe what they are saying."

    Liberal Logic

  • "What this country needs are more unemployed politicians."

    Edward Langley (artist)

  • “The state must declare the child to be the most precious treasure of the people. As long as the government is perceived as working for the benefit of the children, the people will happily endure almost any curtailment of liberty and almost any deprivation.”

    Adolf Hitler (Mein Kampf )

  • "Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heal that has crushed it"

    Mark Twain

  • “My greatest thought is my accountability to God”

    Daniel Webster

  • "Irony is a clear consciousness of an eternal agility, of the infinitely abundant chaos."

    Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

  • "In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock."

    Thomas Jefferson

  • “The health of a democratic society may be measured by the quality of functions performed by private citizens.”

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "We now have more people in the business of preparing tax returns than we have in the … army”

    Dick Cheney

  • “The news is not about news anymore. It’s about protecting some people, destroying others and shoving a socialist agenda down the collective throats of America.”

    Charlie Daniels

  • "The best thing you can do for the poor is not become one"

    Reverend Ike

  • "It is said that all humor has a little bit of truth to it. Sarcasm, it is said, often contains a lot of truth with the thinnest veneer of humor."

  • "Expect the best, prepare for the worst, capitalize on what comes"

  • "One death is a tragedy; one million is a statistic"

    Joseph Stalin

  • “If the facts don’t fit the theory, just change the facts”

    Albert Einstein

  • "Whoever wishes to foresee the future must consult the past; for human events ever resemble those of preceding times"

    Niccolo Machiavelli

  • "I sincerely believe ... that banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies, and that the principle of spending money to be paid by posterity under the name of funding is but swindling futurity on a large scale."

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "Tolerance and apathy are the last virtues of a dying society.”

    Aristotle

  • "It is not the years in your life but the life in your years that counts"

    Adlai E. Stevenson

  • "Put your hand on a hot stove for a minute, and it seems like an hour. Sit with a pretty girl for an hour, and it seems like a minute. THAT'S relativity"

    Albert Einstein

  • "What if there was a cure for the disease we call LIBERLISM? There is, and it's called REALITY (one dose daily)."

    WAG

  • "The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up"

    Mark Twain

  • “First they came for the communists, and I didn't speak out because I wasn't a communist. Then they came for the trade unionists, and I didn't speak out because I wasn't a trade unionist. Then they came for the Jews, and I didn't speak out because I wasn't a Jew. Then they came for me, and there was no one left to speak out for me.”

    Pastor Martin Niemöller

  • "Welfare is mistrusted by those who pay for it, and held in contempt by those who receive it"

  • "Comedy brings out laughter, tragedy fear. Hopelessness leads to despair, sadness a tear. It takes a unique individual who can elicit all of these emotions by the mere mention of their name – Obama is a unique individual"

    WAG

  • "It is the duty of the patriot to protect his country from its government." "Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it."

    Thomas Paine

  • "24 hours in a day, 24 beers in a case. Coincidence? I think not."

    H.L. Mencken

  • “I fear not the individual who occupies the Oval Office, but the people who elected him to that office.”

  • “Nothing in the world will take the place of persistence … and determination”

    Calvin Coolidge

  • "Remove one freedom per generation, and soon you will have no freedom and no one would have noticed."

    Karl Marx

  • “The government is good at one thing. It knows how to break your legs, and then hand you a crutch and say, ‘See if it weren’t for the government, you wouldn’t be able to walk.’”

    Harry Browne

  • "In the age of information, ignorance is a choice"

    WAG