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Who Is Behind Quashing The Birth Certificate Issue?

Back in October of 2008, when the subject of Obama’s Constitutional eligibility to be president of the United States was just a blip on the radar screen of public awareness, I wrote an article about how easy it was to find my then -92-year-old mother’s birth certificate.

Frankly, I didn’t think finding my mother’s birth certificate was possible, given the fact that she had been born in a farmhouse in Storrs, CT, along with nine of her 10 siblings, to parents who didn’t speak English. Despairing that she would never be “qualified” to receive the care [in a nursing home} that she desperately needed, I set about to find the document, which I was sure had vanished in the unreliable record-keeping of 1913. When I called the third number, I explained to the woman who answered the phone that I was “asking something impossible.” I gave her my mother’s first name and her father’s last name. Within four minutes, she said, “Here it is!” When I expressed my amazement, the woman said: “That’s nothing…we’re routinely asked to find birth certificates from the 1800s, and we do that all the time!” Total time it took me to find my mother’s 1913, born-in-a-farmhouse birth certificate: 10 minutes!

Obama was born not in 1913, like my mother, but in 1961—or perhaps in 1957, according to his MySpace page, which would make him 52, born supposedly in Hawaii before it became a state in 1959. So it was quite curious that not one cyber-sleuth could find an authentic, verifiable copy of his original vault copy birth certificate. I’m not talking about the faux version Obama posted on his website, which was deemed the real thing by FactCheck.org, a “truth”-detecting site that is sponsored by the Annenberg Foundation, the same foundation that hired Obama and his terrorist pal William Ayers and gave them millions of dollars for a research project in Chicago. In other words, the least credible source!

Even more significant is that no one in the media thought Obama’s missing birth certificate worth even casual mention. Their thinking seemed to be: If we’re not going to check on his eligibility to be president, then why question why the other crucial documents were—and continue to be—sealed? For instance: his baptism certificate; elementary, high school, college and graduate school transcripts; visa(s); selective service record; alleged multiple Social Security numbers; Illinois attorney’s license; Illinois State Senate records; law practice client list; Univ. of Chicago scholarly articles; financial records while a community organizer in Chicago; and medical records. I’m also curious about why Michelle Obama’s law license was suspended in 1993 by the Illinois Supreme Court, but then again she wasn’t running for president.

Instead, the media were frantically busy trying to divert public attention away from those pesky things known as credentials with gossip-driven tabloid reportage of Sarah Palin and Joe the Plumber in order to avoid the bigger-than-Watergate potential scandal of whether or not Obama was eligible—according to the U.S. Constitution—to become President of the United States!

NOW WE KNOW WHY
In an explosive interview by Dr. Laurie Roth on her syndicated West Coast radio show on August 7th, Douglas Hagmann—a respected journalist, director of the Northeast Intelligence Network and longtime private investigator, and Judi McLeod, a prolific journalist and the managing editor of Canada Free Press—the reason for the media blackout about the birth-certificate issue was nothing less than organized Mafia-like dire threats to members of the media issued not only from the heads of major TV and radio stations but also from Federal Communication Commission officials!

According to Hagmann and McLeod, who conducted a nine-month investigation and documented their findings scrupulously, after Obama was elected but before he was inaugurated:

•A major TV talk-show host reported that he was ordered not to raise the birth certificate issue or risk losing his job.

•FCC officials threatened to yank broadcasting licenses, break up conglomerates, and make the enactment of the Fairness Doctrine “look mild” in comparison to other consequences.

•In at least one corporate TV headquarters, memos were circulated to all on-air employees not to mention the birth certificate issue, as well as other specific subjects like Obama’s Illinois lawyer’s license, his college records, etc., under both implied and explicit threats.

During the interview, Hagmann and McLeod—who never mentioned a particular network by name—alluded to e-mails and other evidence in their possession, copies of which, they said, were secreted in several locations. But they did tantalize listeners with descriptions of meeting with “sources” outside of St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York City, a high-placed contact looking nervously over his shoulder, references to directives and warnings given by “those at the top,” and the undisguised threat of one executive to his underlings: “This is serious, and so will the consequences be if anyone chooses not to be a team player with this.”

This comes as no surprise to Fox watchers who have noticed that the Stalinist-style censorship of the Obama regime is already here. This couldn’t possibly be because of the healthy shares of stock the Saudis bought in Fox, could it? If so, why would the Saudis care so much about quashing potentially damning revelations about Obama? Have they also bought shares in Obama?

Come to think of it, who exactly paid the tuition for Obama’s stint at Harvard Law School? What role did Obama’s long-time friend, Khalid al-Mansour, a key advisor to a Saudi billionaire, play? Writer Kenneth Timmerman describes al-Mansour as “well known within the black community as a lawyer, an orthodox Muslim, a black nationalist, an author, an international deal-maker, an educator, and an outspoken enemy of Israel.” This is not to omit that al-Mansour was originally contacted to intervene with Harvard on Obama’s behalf by Percy Sutton, former Manhattan Borough President and the lawyer of Malcolm X. Ah…the tangled web of it all!

Then there is the question of what role was played by Saudi Prince Alwaleed, the nephew of King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia? You remember Prince Alwaleed, who offered then-Mayor Rudy Giuliani $10 million after September 11 if he would only blame America for the terrorist attacks of which 15 of 19 perpetrators were Saudi Arabian—a “gift” the mayor promptly and with appropriate contempt rejected!

In short, what influence have the Saudis exerted on Fox to muzzle the issue of Obama’s birth certificate? I don’t ask this about the network TV channels or cable channels like CNN and MSNBC, which are still issuing daily hagiographies of Obama.

TIP OF THE ICEBERG
Just who has been sending “the message”? And how did it permeate not only the media, but also the once-respected U.S. Congress and the courts of our land, including the once-incorruptible Supreme Court? And what menacing forces made the once-courageous conservative media abandon their mission to expose rank corruption and collusion?

Two words: Money Talks!

If you’re a media mogul and you get word from the FCC that your license will be pulled immediately and irrevocably if you mention only three words—Obama’s birth certificate—poof! You send that word to your employees and tell them that their mega-salaries—in fact, their employment—are on the line.

If you’re a conservative talk-show host and you get your boss’s directive not to dare to mention only three words—Obama’s birth certificate—poof! Lips sealed; curiosity zero!

If the money thing doesn’t work, there’s always the threat thing, i.e., “going public” about tax records, health status, or family secrets. Or be audited by the IRS. Or be investigated by any number of regulatory agencies.

And if the money thing and the threat thing don’t work, how about being reminded of all those “accidents” and “unfortunate incidents”—broken kneecaps, missing children, “falls” from buildings, punctured tires—that resulted not in joblessness or embarrassment but in death?

We know that’s how the Mafia works. It’s also how political machines work. It’s also how community organizers work. Wasn’t it Obama himself who in 2008 said ’‘If They Bring a Knife…We Bring a Gun’‘ and in 2009 advised his followers to “Get in Their Faces!”?

So determined are Obama’s handlers to keep the facts of his parentage and place of birth out of the public domain that, as writer Chelsea Schilling has scrupulously documented, “the Federal Election Commission shows Obama’s campaign has made regular payments to Perkins Coie since Jan. 1, 2007—the month he formed a presidential exploratory committee and only weeks before he formally announced his candidacy for president—[and up to the present]—has paid Perkins Coie, a single law firm, $2.3 million…to crush eligibility lawsuits.”

But paying lawyers to quash the dozens of lawsuits that have challenged Obama’s eligibility still doesn’t answer the question of who exactly is behind the blanket blackout of the media, Congress and courts when it comes to Obama’s origins, parentage, credentials, indeed identity.

We certainly can’t attribute this massive power play to Obama himself. After all, while “owning” the Congress and the media, he is failing miserably to gain support for his two signature pieces of legislation, cap & tax and healthcare “reform.” No one that ineffectual—or, as Jonah Goldberg says, “astoundingly incompetent”—could possibly mute the media, castrate the Congress, and cow the courts.

And we can’t attribute the blackout to Obama’s union and community organizing buddies. While the former are quite expert at threatening members to fall in line…or else, and the latter have mastered standing outside polling places with glowering facial expressions and menacing Billy clubs, neither has the heft to have compelled the media to roll over, the Congress to say they “know nothing,” or the courts to load one side of the scales of justice with rocks and the other side with feathers.

A COUP D’´ETAT?
Scholars and historians have documented exhaustively the Left’s obsession with (1) the acquisition of power, and (2) transforming America from a free-market, Constitution-respecting, freedom-loving, God-embracing society into a Socialist-cum-Communist “share the wealth” collective that echoes the beliefs and “values” of their heroes Marx and Engels.

But it takes money to bring about the kind of poverty both Socialism and Communism deliver to their masses. The kind of money only a few at the top enjoy while they’d like the rest of us to wait on food lines and appear before death panels of impersonal state functionaries who decide if we’re worthy of antibiotics or surgery and, if not, convenient “go-to-sleep” pills.

The kind of money that “talks”—that can buy people off, finance revolutions, launder money, pay to rig voting machines, manipulate allies into positions of power (czars, anyone?), conveniently crash markets (as George Soros did in England in 1992, Asia in 1997, and, I believe, the U.S. in September 2008), make people disappear, make birth certificates and other vital records disappear and then make sure that an entire media, Congress and court system is terrified of “going there.”

We all know of the many multimillionaires and billionaires—including Soros, the Saudi royal family, et al—who contributed to Obama’s presidential campaign and continue to fund his leftist agenda, all of them with an ideological, religious, or personal stake in his remaining in power. And all of them part of a larger, more ubiquitous conspiracy—yes, conspiracy!—to conceal Obama’s origins and true parentage.

Among them, as JB Williams has documented, are “international socialists working through CPUSA - SPUSA and DSAUSA, funded by literally hundreds of leftist front-groups operating as special interest 527 organizations. Here’s a short list of the BIGGEST leftist front groups: America Coming Together - Joint Victory Campaign 2004 - Media Fund - Service Employees International Union - American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees - MoveOn.org - New Democrat Network - Sierra Club - EMILY’s List - AFL-CIO - League of Conservation Voters.”

Further, Williams asks: “Who spends an obscene $1-billion dollars to win a lousy $400,000-per-year job, and why?”

Richard Poe, award-winning journalist and New York Times-bestselling author, has written extensively on Soros and makes a good case that the Hungarian-born Jew and self-admitted Nazi collaborator is the primary brains and money behind Obama—and, I believe, his healthcare travesty. When President Bush was in office, Poe wrote that Soros talked openly of a “regime change” in the United States.

“What about our country offends Soros so deeply,” Poe asked, “that he would tell the BBC—during a time of war—that he means to use all of his power to `puncture the bubble of American supremacy’? Poe explained that Soros’s Open Society Foundation, founded in 1984, “has spent millions promoting a radical agenda that includes abortion, feminism, gun control, abolition of capital punishment, voting rights for felons, drug legalization, euthanasia and gay marriage rights…the Soros cult preaches secularism, the godless faith of a world without nations, families, loyalty or tradition, a world in which the very words `mother,’ `father,’ `husband,’ `wife,’ `son’ and `daughter’ will be bleached of meaning forever.”

Soros, Poe continued, “is one of the world’s leading promoters of euthanasia, or `mercy killing.’ Not only does he advocate `physician-assisted suicide’ for patients who choose death voluntarily, he also lobbies for the right of family members or court-appointed guardians to authorize the killing of patients whose wishes are not known.” Sounds a lot like the Death Panels Sarah Palin warned about, doesn’t it? Soros also founded the Project on Death in America [which] promotes suicide and euthanasia and urges doctors to warehouse terminally ill patients in hospices and give them `palliative’ care ...rather than wasting time, energy and money actually trying to cure them.”

Of course, all of these beliefs are eerily echoed in Obama’s healthcare legislation, almost as if Soros had dictated the terms. Maybe he did! Maybe that was the price he exacted for financing a large part of Obama’s presidential campaign and facilitating the cover-up of Obama’s birth certificate and other documents. And maybe that’s why Obama is still paying Soros back by recently announcing that he will invest $2 billion (or more) in drilling for oil off the shores of Brazil, where none other than George Soros owns $5.8 million of the Brazilian oil company’s U.S.-traded preferred shares of stock!

THE USUAL SUSPECTS
While Soros may top the list of conspirators who have been trying to topple big bad capitalist America for decades, others figure prominently as well, including but not limited to: Noam Chomsky, Louis Farrakhan,,Jane Fonda, Tom Hayden, Jesse Jackson, Michael Moore, Cornel West, Ted Turner, former National Security Advisor to Pres. Jimmy Carter Zbigniew Brzezinski, The Rockefeller family, The Carnegie family, and, I might add, Fidel Castro and the cozy cabal of America-loathing Marxist revolutionaries he met with at the Theresa Hotel in Harlem.

Then there are: The Congressional Progressive Caucus (their members here) aka the Democratic Socialists of America, formed by partners from the Communist Party USA and Socialist Party USA (Founder: Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VA); The Congressional Black Caucus (their members here), originally established and controlled by the Communist Party USA (Founder: Cong. John Conyers (D-VT), and now controlled by ACORN and The Democratic Socialists of America; The ACLU, founded in 1917 by Communist Roger Baldwin; The Southern Poverty Law Center—a mini ACLU; The FORD Foundation; The Annenberg Foundation; The NAACP; The Council on Foreign Relations; The Trilateral Commission; numerous labor unions, and of course the mega-rich sheiks of Araby.

While all of the above and many others have worked assiduously to dismantle America, there are probably only a relative handful of aiders and abettors who ushered the modern-day Trojan Horse Barack Obama into America’s body politic and were sophisticated and connected and rich and arch enough to have facilitated his path to the U.S. Senate, sealed all of his records both home and abroad, assembled the massive¬†organization for his run for the presidency, and delivered in only seven months the most radical leftwing—actually more Communist than Socialist—agenda in the history of the United States.

WHO’S NOT CAVING ON THE BC ISSUE?
McLeod and Hagmann have come very close to explaining a major piece of the conspiracy puzzle, specifically how some in the media were either bribed or threatened into silence vis-√†-vis Obama’s birth certificate. But the American people have a peculiar resistance to and revulsion for these thuggish tactics. In fact, the birth certificate issue has gained momentum. Why is it not going away but instead gathering steam?

1. The huge amount of money Obama has spent on this cover-up is, to most Americans, fishy.

2. Obama’s serial apologies for America as he travels the world have offended Americans and convinced them that no genuine American could or would ever behave in such a way.

3. Last month, when Army Reserve Major Stefan Frederick Cook sued Obama claiming he was not legally qualified to be President and Commander-in-Chief and therefore was unqualified to give him orders to deploy to Afghanistan, the government rescinded his orders, thereby negating the “standing” Cook no doubt would have had to sue. District Judge Richard Lazzara of Tampa denied Cook’s motions as “frivolous and wholly without merit” and then—guess what?—sealed the records! This should have disqualified the judge. In fact, it raised the eyebrows of millions of Americans.

4. To the public, rescinding Cook’s orders was a de facto admission that Obama is not a natural-born American citizen, and it gives rise to the possibility that untold numbers of military enlistees, in the U.S. and around the world, will follow suit. According to one source, as many as 100 lawyers are preparing to file such litigation and even class-action suits are being considered.

As Obama’s poll numbers continue to plunge, more and more people are waking up to his unique lack of qualifications and inability to lead the greatest nation in the world. As Kyle-Ann Shiver has written, “It’s as though [in 2008] 59 million Americans joined hands and shouted at the top of their little lungs, `Yes, We Can March off This Cliff.’”

Writer James Lewis asks: “How do we fight Obama and his psychopathic lust for power?”...and answers: “You fight evil by exposing it.””

Indeed, the American electorate has never been so energized, with millions upon millions of ordinary citizens—many of them seniors with vested interests in avoiding Obama’s death panels—attending Tea Parties, Town Hall meetings, and writing and calling their representatives in massive numbers. In addition, people are now speaking openly about the man without a birth certificate. Who is this guy? What is he hiding? Why are media people studiously avoiding this issue? And why are those who “dare” raise it—like Lou Dobbs at CNN—being targeted by far-left groups, many of them funded by George Soros?

Yet in spite of their efforts to conceal the truth about Obama’s birth place and parentage, increasing numbers of articles, radio hosts and their callers and regular Americans have lost their amazingly forbearing patience and are now asking and will continue to ask until the question is answered: WHERE’S THE BIRTH CERTIFICATE?" (Joan Swirsky/CanadaFreePress.com 8/25/09)

Eye-popper: Is Nancy Pelosi in on eligibility cover-up?

http://canadafreepress.com/index.php/article/14089 http://www.wnd.com/index.php?fa=PAGE.view&pageId=109363

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    Mark Twain

  • "Statistics are like bikinis. What they reveal is suggestive, but what they conceal is vital.”

    Aaron Levenstein

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

    Isoroku Yamamoto

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Professor Irwin Corey

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

    Psalm 118:8

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

    Mark Twain

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

    WAG

  • "Lies serve to influence the ignorant"

    WAG

  • “If government didn’t create problems they’d be left will none to solve”

    WAG

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

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Martin Luther King Jr.

  • “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

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

    Byrd Baggett

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

  • "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

  • "A free people ought to be armed"

    George Washington

  • “The truth is that all men having power ought to be mistrusted.”

    James Madison

  • "It took Teddy Kennedy longer to call the police after his Oldsmobile sunk at Chappaquiddick, than it took the 3rd Infantry Division and the Marines to destroy the Medina Republican Guard"


    Rush Limbaugh

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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Richard Henry Lee, signer of Declaration of Independence

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

    James Madison

  • "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

  • "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

  • “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

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

    WAG

  • "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

  • “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

  • "Apparently, I'm supposed to be more angry about what Mitt Romney does with his money than what Barack Obama does with mine."

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

    WAG

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

    Fletcher Knebel, Historian

  • "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

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

    Will Rogers

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

    Daniel Greenfield

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

    Groucho Marx

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Albert Einstein

  • "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

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

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

    Liberal when confronted with reality

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

    Jimi Hendrix

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

    Rush Limbaugh

  • "Adversity makes a good man better"

  • “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”

    Nelson Mandela

  • “Giving money and power to government is like giving whiskey and car keys to teenage boys”

    P. J. O'Rourke

  • "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."

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

    Ecclesiastes 10:2 NIV

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

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

    WAG

  • 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

  • "Until such time that compassion is measured by helping people to help themselves, we will only ensure the enslavement of others, in the very name of compassion"

    WAG

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Frederic Bastiat

  • "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

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

    Robert Novak

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

    Rush Limbaugh

  • "No Man is a Failure who has Friends"

    It's A Wonderful Life

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

    Robert Green Ingersoll

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

    Thomas Paine

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

    Albert Einstein

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

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

    Noelle Pikus Pace (Olympian)

  • "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

  • "Without question, the greatest invention in the history of mankind is beer. Oh, I grant you that the wheel was also a fine invention, but the wheel does not go nearly as well with pizza."

    Dave Barry

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    Pat Flynn

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

    Mark Twain

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

    George W. Bush

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    Albert Einstein

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

  • "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

  • "Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see"

    Mark Twain

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

    Anonymous

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

    James A. Garfield

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "Ask why until you understand"

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

    American Citizen

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "There are two lasting bequests we can give our children: one is roots, the other is wings"

    Hodding Carter, J.R.

  • "Nothing is so permanent as a temporary government program"

    Milton Friedman

  • "Today, too many polititians seek public office rather than public service."

  • "I will prepare, and some day my chance will come"

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    Miecyslaw Kasprzyk

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

    Robert Green Ingersoll

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • “Better to deny a child some of life’s wants and pleasures, than to deny them a brother or sister.”

    Pope Saint John Paul II

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

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

  • "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

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

    WAG

  • "Democracy is the worst form of government except all others"

    Winston Churchill

  • “Half of the American people have never read a newspaper. Half never voted for President. One hopes it is the same half”

  • "Knowledge is a powerful tool. Without it, a powerful tool one becomes."

    WAG

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

    Mark Twain

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

  • "All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then success is sure."

    Mark Twain

  • "Happiness is good health and a bad memory"

    Ingrid Bergman

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

    Mark Twain

  • "Ignorance is the lifeblood of every politician"

    WAG

  • "We don't let them have ideas. Why would we let them have guns"

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Adolf Hitler (1939)

  • “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

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

    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.

  • “Nothing is more wonderful than the art of being free, but nothing is harder to learn how to use than freedom.”

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "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

  • “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?”

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "I am a simple man who happens to still possess what at one time was all too common….. A thing called sense."

  • "The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing"

    Edmund Burke

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

    Robert David Steele (CIA)

  • 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

  • “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

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

    Kinky Friedman

  • "Irony is the hygiene of the mind."

    Elizabeth Bibesco

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

    WAG

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

  • "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)

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

    Phillip Brooks

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

  • "The only real power comes out of a long rifle"

    Joseph Stalin

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

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

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

    Thomas Paine

  • "I know of no way to judge the future but by the past"

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

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

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

    Theodore M. Hesburgh

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

    WAG

  • "Not interested in Left vs. Right. Interested in Right vs. Wrong."

  • “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

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

    George Mason

  • “There is no worse tyranny than to force a man to pay for what he does not want merely because you think it would be good for him”

    Robert A. Heinlein

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

    George Washington

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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

  • "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

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

    Aristotle

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

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

    WAG

  • "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

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

    Thomas Sowell

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "The man that sets out to change the world without first changing himself is a fool"

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "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

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

    George Washington

  • "You're never too old to learn something stupid"

  • "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

  • "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

  • "The woman’s mission is not to enhance the masculine spirit, but to express the feminine; hers is not to preserve a man-made world, but to create a human world by the infusion of the feminine element into all of its activities.”

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    James Madison

  • “You cannot strengthen the weak, by weakening the strong.”

    Abraham Lincoln

  • "Irony is the gaiety of reflection and the joy of wisdom."

    Anatole France

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

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

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

    WAG

  • "Public sector employment....... because it sure beats work."

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

    Vince Lombardi

  • "Where the press is free, and every man able to read, all is safe"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • 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

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

    Patrick Henry

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

    Abraham Lincoln

  • "This year will go down in history; for the first time a civilized nation has full gun registration! Our streets will be safer, our police more efficient, and the world will follow our lead into the future!"

    Adolph Hitler (1935)

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

    Mitt Romney

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

    WAG

  • “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

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

    John Adams

  • "When I read about the evils of drinking, I gave up reading."

    Paul Horning

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

    WAG

  • "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

  • "Once is happenstance. Twice is coincidence. Three times is enemy action."

    Ian Fleming

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

    Dick Cheney

  • "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

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

  • "That government governs best that governs least"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • 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

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

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Plato

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

    Mark Twain

  • "A bus is a vehicle that runs twice as fast when you are after it as when you are in it."

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "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)

  • "I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right temporarily defeated is stronger than evil triumphant."

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

    WAG

  • "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.

  • "Democracy is indispensable to socialism."

    Vladimir Lenin

  • "Failure to prepare is preparing to fail"

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    WAG

  • "An armed society is a polite society"

    Robert A. Heinlein

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

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

  • "Climate is what we expect, weather is what we get"

    Mark Twain

  • "Failure is success if we learn from it"

    Malcolm S. Forbes

  • "Just because you do not take an interest in politics doesn't mean politics won't take an interest in you."

    Pericles (495-429 BC)

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

    WAG

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

  • “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

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

    Joseph Addison

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

    Wendell Phillips

  • “The naked truth is always better than the best dressed lie”

    Ann Landers

  • "Print is the sharpest and the strongest weapon of our party"

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

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

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

    WAG

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

    George Washington

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

    Abkhasian Proverb

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

    Sam Rayburn

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Mark Steyn

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

    Robert A. Heinlein

  • "Why would anyone save for tomorrow, if tomorrow, that which you can buy today, will be so much more expensive. Therein lies the problem. Therein lies the plan."

    WAG

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

    Sophia Loren

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

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Dante Alighieri

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

    George Orwell

  • "Tolerance is the virtue of believing in nothing"

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

    Charlotte

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

    Vince Lombardi

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

    WAG

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

    Winston Churchill

  • “I do not know if the people of the United States would vote for superior men if they ran for office, but there can be no doubt that such men do not run.”

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

  • "Tis curious that we only believe as deeply as we live."

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • "Disobedience to tyrants is Obedience to God"

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny"

    Edmund Burke

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

    Mike Adams

  • “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)

  • "There is but one straight course, and that is to seek truth and pursue it steadily"

    George Washington

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

  • “Nothing is so admirable in politics as a short memory.”

    John Kenneth Galbraith

  • “Woe to those who call evil good and good evil...”

    Isaiah 5:20

  • "One of the reasons people hate politics is that truth is rarely a politician's objective - election and power are"

    Cal Thomas

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

    John F. Kennedy

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

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

    John Wooden

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

    Dietrich Bonhoeffer

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

    Danny Schecter

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

    John Adams

  • "Golf is a good walk spoiled"

    Mark Twain

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

    WAG

  • "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

  • "The goal of socialism is communism."

    Vladimir Lenin

  • “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

  • "Laws were most numerous when the state was most corrupt"

    Tacitus, The Annals III.27

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

    WAG

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

    Herb Stein (Economist)

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

    Ronald Reagan

  • "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

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

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

    WAG

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

    Winnie the Pooh

  • "In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind’s concern is charity"

    Alexander Pope

  • "Al Gore proved that you can win the Presidential election without a single Southern state"

    John Kerry

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

    Reverend Ike

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

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "The idea of war is not to die for your country. It's to make the other poor S.O.B. die for his"

    General George Patton

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

    Alexander Hamilton

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

    Niccolo Machiavelli

  • “When I refuse to obey an unjust law, I do not contest the right of the majority to command, but I simply appeal from the sovereignty of the people to the sovereignty of mankind.”

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

  • "Government Integrity: An Oxymoron"

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

    Mohandas Gandhi

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

    Bob Hope

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

    WAG

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

    John F. Kennedy

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

    Thomas Fuller

  • “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

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

    Tacitus

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

    WAG

  • "One should examine oneself for a very long time before thinking of condemning others."

    Moliere

  • 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

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

  • “No republic has long outlived the discovery by a majority of its people that they could vote themselves largesse from the public treasury”

    Alexander Tytler

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

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

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

  • “We always have enough time to do a job a second time – and never enough time to do it right the first time”

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

    WAG

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

    Edward Langley (artist)

  • "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

  • "Parents can tell but never teach, unless they practice what they preach"

  • "Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear"

    Mark Twain

  • "When GOD fights for Israel, Israel wins"

  • "To be conscious that you are ignorant is a great step to knowledge."

    Benjamin Disraeli

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

  • "If I could live my life over again, I wouldn't have time"

    Bob Hope

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

    Joseph Stalin

  • “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

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

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

    Ronald Reagan

  • "Money is like manure; If you spread it around, it does a lot of good. But if you pile it up in one place, it stinks like hell"

    Clint Murchison

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

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

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


    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Mark Twain

  • "Setting an example is not the main means of influencing others; it is the only means"

    Albert Einstein

  • “Liberalism is not really a political philosophy. Instead, it is a state of arrested emotional development. It is a way of thinking, which leads to no place in the real world. It is a place existing only in the imagination”

    Mike S. Adams

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

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

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

    Margaret Thatcher

  • "Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead"

    Benjamin Franklin

  • “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

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

    Sam Adams

  • "Debt is the worst poverty."

    Thomas Fuller

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

    Jacques Barzun

  • "I'm not upset that you lied to me, I'm upset that from now on I can't believe you.”

    Friedrich Nietzsche

  • "Some men change their party for the sake of their principles; others their principles for the sake of their party"

    Winston Churchill

  • "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

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

    Liberal Lingo

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

    Adolf Hitler

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

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

    Adolph Hitler

  • "Look at yourself, like yourself, and find the positive"

    Dana Buchman

  • "Never spend your money before you have it"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • “Every library is an arsenal”

    Robert Green Ingersoll

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

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

    Alfred Adler

  • “Do you think you would ever have heard of Christianity if the Apostles had gone out and said, ‘I believe in consensus?’”

    Margaret Thatcher

  • "Some goals are so worthy, it's glorious even to fail"

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

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

    Maya Angelou

  • 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.

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

    Kathy Ireland

  • "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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Henry David Thoreau

  • "Life………. It’s GOD’s choice"

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

    Ronald Reagan

  • Scheme: “To be shady or otherwise use intellectual power to deceive or carry out a plan for a personal interest. To plan to do something to get someone’s money, most often by cheating.”

  • “The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated”

    Mark Twain

  • "The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty."

    Winston Churchill

  • “Be truthful … Truth leads to trust”

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

    Douglas Casey

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • “Taxes are not levied for the benefit of the taxed”

    Robert A. Heinlein

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

    George Bernard Shaw

  • ”In war there is no substitute for victory”

    General Douglas MacArthur

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

    Aristotle

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

    George Orwell

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

    Liberal Logic

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

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

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

  • "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

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

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

    Harry Truman

  • "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

  • "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

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

    WAG

  • "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

  • "No freeman shall ever be debarred the use of arms"

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    WAG

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

    WAG

  • Necessity is the plea for every infringement of human freedom. It is the argument of tyrants; it is the creed of slaves.”

    William Pitt

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • "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

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

    Francis Bacon

  • “An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile, hoping it will eat him last”

    Winston Churchill

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

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

    Larry Elder

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

    Aldous Huxley

  • "If knowledge can create problems, it is not through ignorance that we can solve them."

    Isaac Asimov

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

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

    Joseph Goebbels

  • "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

  • "Truth will always fuel the embers of liberty"

    WAG

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

  • “In a free country the monetary unit rests upon a fixed foundation of gold or gold and silver, independent of the ruling politicians.”

    Howard Buffett

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

    Rush Limbaugh

  • "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

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

    Martin Luther King, Jr

  • “When injustice becomes law, then resistance becomes duty.”

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    American Patriot

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

  • "A diplomat is someone who can tell you to go to hell in such a way that you will look forward to the trip"

  • "In politics, stupidity is not a handicap"

    Napoleon Bonaparte

  • "It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his salary depends upon his not understanding it"

    Upton Sinclair

  • “It is better to conceal one's knowledge than to reveal one's ignorance”

    Spanish Proverb

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

    Willis Player

  • "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

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

  • “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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    William Arthur Ward

  • "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

  • “One man with courage is a majority”

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "Those who corrupt the public mind are just as evil as those who steal from the public purse"

    Adlai E. Stevenson

  • "Life's about the journey, not a destination."

    Anne Coleman

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

    Sir Walter Scott

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

    Joseph Stalin

  • "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

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

    Edgar J. Mohn

  • "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

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    George Eliot

  • "There has never been a golden age of liberty, and there never will be. People who value freedom will always have to defend it from those who claim the right to wield power over others."

    David Boaz

  • "Ignorance is the truest form of freedom"

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

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

    Cherokee proverb

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

    Mark Twain

  • "A woman who demands further gun control legislation is like a chicken who roots for Colonel Sanders"

    Larry Elder

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

    James Madison

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

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

  • “Ignorance is an asset, when common among the majority.”

    WAG

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

    Charles Caleb Colton

  • "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)

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

    Margaret Thatcher

  • "An informed public is essential to a democracy"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "Every time Congress makes a joke, it’s a law. And every time it makes a law, it’s a joke"

    Will Rogers

  • “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 )

  • "Wise men learn by other men's mistakes, fools by their own"

  • "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

  • "Agenda 21 is not a "conspiracy theory", it is an Action Plan."

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

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

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

    Plato

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

    Nicholas Murray Butler

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

    Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

  • “To compel a man to subsidize with his taxes the propagation of ideas which he disbelieves and abhors is sinful and tyrannical”

    Thomas Jefferson

  • “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)

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

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

    Thomas Edison

  • "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

  • "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

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

  • "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

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

  • "Communism is the death of the soul. It is the organization of total conformity - in short, of tyranny - and it is committed to making tyranny universal"

    Adlai E. Stevenson

  • “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

  • “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

  • "I love you, and because I love you, I would sooner have you hate me for telling you the truth than adore me for telling you lies.”

    Pietro Aretino

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

    WAG

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

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

    Martin Van Buren

  • The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.

    Socrates

  • "The most valuable thing you can spend on your children is your time"

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

    Abraham Lincoln

  • "Truth has no agenda"

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

    Bertrand Russell

  • “It could probably be shown by facts and figures that there is no distinctly American criminal class except Congress”

    Mark Twain

  • “In framing a government which is to be administered by men over men, the great difficulty lies in this: you must first enable the government to control the governed; and in the next place oblige it to control itself”

    James Madison

  • "If everything seems to be going well, you have obviously overlooked something"

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Rudy Giuliani

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

  • "It is far easier to introduce a government program than to get rid of it"

    Milton Friedman

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

    Thomas Henry Huxley

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

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "All bad precedents begin as justifiable measures"

    Julius Caesar

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

    John Adams

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

    Margaret Thatcher

  • "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

  • "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

  • “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

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

    WAG

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    WAG

  • 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

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

    Mao Tse-Tung

  • “The ignorance of one voter in a democracy impairs the security of all"

    John F. Kennedy

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

    Will Rogers

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

    Hunter S. Thompson

  • "Courage is not the absence of fear but the presence of faith."

  • "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

  • “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

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

    Mark Twain

  • “If you have been voting for politicians who promise to give you goodies at someone else's expense, then you have no right to complain when they take your money and give it to someone else, including themselves”

    Thomas Sowell (1992)

  • "Money can't buy happiness, but it sure makes misery easier to live with"

  • "Don’t tell me how ruff the water is – just bring in the ship."

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    St. Augustine

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

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

    P.J. O'Rourke

  • "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

  • “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)

  • "Everything has beauty but not everyone sees it"

  • "We are great because we are good"

  • "God made man before woman so as to give him time to think of an answer for her first question."

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

    WAG

  • "Going to church doesn't make you a Christian any more than standing in a garage makes you a car"

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    WAG

  • "All men by nature desire knowledge."

    Aristotle

  • "Government can solve nearly any problem. After all, they created most of them."

    WAG

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

    Charles Gordy

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

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

    Calvin Coolidge

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

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

    Paul Jacob

  • “My greatest thought is my accountability to God”

    Daniel Webster

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

    Dr. Martin Luther King

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

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

    William F. Buckley Jr.

  • “Rarely is it said after Senate debate that everything has not been said, rather it is whether every Senator has said it”

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

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

  • “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

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

    Bill Vaughan

  • “I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery.”

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Dave Gardner

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

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

  • "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

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

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

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

    Mark Twain

  • "Borrow money from pessimists - they don't expect it back"

    Steven Wright

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

    Andrew Carnegie

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

    Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Strom Thurmond

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

    Karl Marx

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

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

    Margaret Thatcher

  • “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

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

    WAG

  • "Before you open your mouth to speak, please make sure it's an improvement upon the silence"

  • "This is like deja vu all over again"

    Yogi Berra

  • "My reading of history convinces me that most bad government has grown out of too much government"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "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

  • “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)

  • “Wisdom is the chief element of happiness”

    Sophocles

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

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

    WAG

  • "Irony differentiates. Cynicism never does."

    Paul Horgan

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

  • "Aspire to inspire before you expire."

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

    WAG

  • “Never be afraid to try something new. Remember that a lone amateur built the Ark. A large group of professionals built the Titanic”

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

    Chinese proverb

  • "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

  • "An ignorant electorate, every politician's lifeblood."

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    Albert Einstein

  • "I predict future happiness for Americans if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them."

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Voltaire

  • “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

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

    von Clausewitz

  • “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

  • "The purpose of the Second Amendment is to protect the First Amendment"

  • "Education consists mainly of what we have unlearned"

    Mark Twain

  • "The road to success is littered with many setbacks, never failures."

    WAG

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

    Rod Serling

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

    Antonio Porchia

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

    John Wooden

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

    Justice Felix Frankfurter

  • “Since the general civilization of mankind, I believe there are more instances of the abridgment of the freedom of the people by gradual and silent encroachments of those in power than by violent and sudden usurpation”

    James Madison

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

    WAG

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

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

    WAG

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

    Albert Einstein

  • "Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.”

    Winston Churchill

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

    Robert Green Ingersoll

  • "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

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

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "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

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

  • "Show me your friends I'll show you your future"

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

    Aristotle

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

    Chinese fortune cookie

  • "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

  • "Innocence seldom utters outraged shrieks. Guilt does"

    Whittaker Chambers

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

    WAG

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

    Charles Dickens

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

    H.L. Mencken

  • "A system of licensing and registration is the perfect device to deny gun ownership to the bourgeoisie."

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    WAG

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

  • "Debt is the slavery of the free."

    Publilius Syrus

  • "Always laugh when you can. It is cheap medicine"

    Lord Byron

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

  • "A day without laughter is a day wasted"

    Charlie Chaplin

  • "Going to law is losing a cow for the sake of a cat"

    Mark Twain

  • "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

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

    Harry S. Truman

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

  • "Politicians are like diapers. They should be changed often, and for the same reason."

    Mark Twain

  • "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

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

    Evan Sayet

  • "Political correctness is tyranny with manners."

    Charlton Heston

  • "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

  • "To preserve liberty it is essential that the whole body of the people always possess arms and be taught alike, especially when young, how to use them."

    Richard Henry Lee (1787)

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

    Daniel Patrick Moynihan

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

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

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

    Ludwig von Mises

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

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

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

    Mayer Amschel Rothschild

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

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

    Dean Acheson

  • Democracy must be something more than two wolves and a sheep voting on what to have for dinner."

    James Bovard

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

    WAG

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

    Soviet Union saying

  • "Hey, don’t get me wrong. I 'm all for the government (spending) investing our money into “shovel” ready projects, so long as I’m the one selling the shovels."

    WAG

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

    Unknown

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

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

    David Stockman

  • "Security is not the absence of danger, but the presence of God"

  • "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,"

    Saint Pope John Paul II

  • “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

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

    George Mason

  • "One of the most striking differences between a cat and a lie is that a cat has only nine lives"

    Mark Twain

  • "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

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

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

    WAG

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

    George Orwell

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

    Voltaire

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

    Edmund Burke

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

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

  • "Against the assault of laughter nothing can stand"

    Mark Twain

  • "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

  • "There is no right way to do wrong"

  • "A woman with a gun can't be beaten"

    GR

  • “The very people, who will go to the ends of the earth to defend the most heinous of murderers, do not give a second thought to the taking of an innocent life”

    WAG

  • "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

  • "Man will do many things to get himself loved, he will do all things to get himself envied"

    Mark Twain

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

    Doug Larson

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

    Dwight D. Eisenhower

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

    Patrice Lewis

  • "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

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

  • “I know enough to know, there is so much that I do not know”

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

    John Adams (1826)

  • "A nation of sheep will get a government of wolves"

    Edward R. Murrow

  • "If you’re not getting flack, you’re not over the target"

  • "Half the people you know are below average"

  • "The irony of life is that, by the time you're old enough to know your way around, you're not going anywhere."

  • “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

  • "Defeat? I do not recognize the meaning of the word.”

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Ronald Reagan

  • 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

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

    Author Unknown

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

    Mark Twain

  • "Free speech is a two-way street, and if you use it, you'd better be prepared to dodge oncoming traffic"

    Doug Powers

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

    Ayn Rand

  • "It’s tough to make predictions, especially about the future"

    Yogi Berra

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

    Mahatma Ghandi

  • "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

  • "Light travels faster than sound. This is why some people appear bright until you hear them speak"

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

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

    Jay Leno

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    WAG

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

    John Adams

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

    Alfred Kazin

  • "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

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

    Yiddish Proverb

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

    James Madison

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

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

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.”

    John Wayne

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

  • "If voting made a difference they wouldn't let us do it."

    Mark Twain

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

    Syrus

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    George Washington

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

    W. C. Fields

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    WAG

  • "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

  • “The same administration that can’t build a web site, just took over the internet.”

    Brad Thor

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

    Arthur C. Clarke

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

  • “Gold is important, but so are guns and ammunition, and it’s the guys with the guns and ammunition that’ll get the gold in the end”

  • "The ultimate result of shielding men from the effects of folly, is to fill the world with fools."

    Herbert Spencer

  • "I used to be indecisive. Now I'm not sure"

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

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

    Enrico Fermi

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

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

    Abraham Lincoln

  • “If you don't have the law, you argue the facts; if you don't have the facts, you argue the law; if you have neither the facts nor the law, then you argue the Constitution”

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

    Burt Shavitz (Burt's Buzz)

  • "When in doubt tell the truth"

    Mark Twain

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

    Friedrich Nietzsche

  • "Comedy is tragedy plus time"

    Woody Allen

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

    George W. Bush

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

  • "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

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

  • "I do benefits for all religions - I'd hate to blow the hereafter on a technicality"

    Bob Hope

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

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

    George Orwell

  • "There is no crueler tyranny than that which is perpetuated under the shield of law and in the name of justice."

    Charles de Montesquieu

  • 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

  • “Perception is today’s reality”

  • "A friend is someone who reaches for your hand and touches your heart"

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

    Orison S. Marden

  • "Reason often makes mistakes but conscience never does"

    Josh Billings (Henry Wheeler Shaw)

  • "Humor is mankind's greatest blessing"

    Mark Twain

  • "We are one justice away from the Supreme Court ruling that the U.S. Constitution is unconstitutional."

    WAG

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

    Eugene Ionesco

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

    Knute Rockne

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

    Proverbs 17:28 (NIV)

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

    Ephesians 6:11

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

    Philip K. Dick

  • "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

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Milton Friedman

  • "The surest way to destroy a nation is to debauch its currency."

    Vladimir Lenin

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

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

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

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

    Philip K. Dick

  • "You can observe a lot just by watchin"

    Yogi Berra

  • "If you're not out there upsetting idiots, you just might be yourself an idiot"

    Ted Nugent

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

  • "Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn't pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same."

    Ronald Reagan

  • "Truth Does Not Fear Knowledge"

  • "Golf scores are directly proportional to the number of witnesses"

  • “Money has no motherland; financiers are without patriotism and without decency: their sole object is gain”

    Napoleon Bonaparte

  • "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

  • "And what is the state but a servant and a convenience for a large number of people, just like the electric light and the plumbing system? And wouldn't it be preposterous to claim that men must exist for their plumbing, not the plumbing for the men"

    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)

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

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

    James Madison

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Jerry Pournelle

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

    Plato

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

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

    Demosthenes

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

    American Patriot

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

    Edmund Burke

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

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

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • “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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

  • "Few men think, yet all will have opinions"

    George Berkeley

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

    Government Motto

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

    Ayn Rand

  • "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

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

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

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

    Napoléon Bonaparte

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    Ronald Reagan

  • “May the saddest day of your future be no worse than the happiest day of your past”

  • "If you tell the truth often enough, people will come around to believing it"

  • “The Constitution does not grant rights, it recognizes them”

    Jason Laumark

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

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "Socialized medicine is the keystone to the arch of the socialist state."

    Vladimir Lenin

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

  • "I owe nothing to Women’s Lib.”

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

  • "Among the many misdeeds of British rule in India, history will look upon the Act depriving a whole nation of arms as the blackest."

    Mohandas Gandhi

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

    Leo Durocher

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

    David Letterman

  • "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

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

  • "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

  • “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

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

    Galileo

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

    Anonymous

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Mayer Amschel Bauer Rothschild

  • "The day that you are born is the day that you begin to die"

    William Faulkner

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

  • “The process by which banks create money is so simple that the mind is repelled.”

    John Kenneth Galbraith

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

    Thomas Paine (December 23, 1776)

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

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

    Confucius

  • "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

  • “A man's reputation is the opinion people have of him; his character is what he really is."

    Jack Miner

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

    Pastor John MacArthur

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

    Bob Hope

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

  • "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

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

    Mark Twain

  • "For when democracy becomes tyranny, those of us with rifles still get to vote"

  • "Don't cry because it’s over, smile because it happened"

  • "The very atmosphere of firearms anywhere and everywhere restrains evil interference - they deserve a place of honor with all that's good."

    George Washington

  • "Media outlets exist not to inform us, but to influence us; not to educate us, but to enrich themselves"

    WAG

  • "The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody had decided not to see"

    Ayn Rand

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

  • "Ignorance is the seed of APATHY"

    WAG

  • “A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the need for illusion is deep.”

    Saul Bellow

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

    Dave Barry

  • "For what is a man profited, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul? What shall a man give in exchange for his soul?”

    Matthew 16:26

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

  • “Paper money is founded upon fraud and knavery”

    George Mason (letter to George Washington)

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Dutch Proverb

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Mark Twain

  • "Heroes get remembered - but legends never die"

  • "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

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

    WAG

  • "Democracy is the road to socialism."

    Karl Marx

  • “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

  • "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

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

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

    WAG

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


    Alexander Hamilton

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Kenneth Boulding (economist)

  • "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

  • "Go put your creed into your deed."

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • "Law, once a shield of the innocent, is now a weapon in the hands of government"

    Paul Craig Roberts

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

    Mark Twain

  • "If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "It’s not the votes that count. It’s who counts the votes"

    Joseph Stalin

  • "We can evade reality, but we cannot evade the consequences of evading reality"

    Ayn Rand

  • "The trouble with the world is not that people know too little, but that they know so many things that aren't true”

    Mark Twain

  • "Today is tomorrow’s past"

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

  • "A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step"

    Confucious