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Politically Correct Or Prostitution?
Posted By: DOC on November 4, 2014 06:28 AM in PC Patrol
Joanne Moudy  TownHall.com Published on November 3, 2014


"Personally, I’ve never been one to mince words, which has occasionally gotten me into a bit of boiling water. But since I’d rather deal with a few uncomfortable moments now than burn forever in the fires of hell, I’ve stubbornly clung to clarity and honesty over doublespeak and lies.

Considering the never ending, illogical barrage of bologna spewing forth from the mouths of liberal leaders (at all levels), it gives me pause to wonder how they can dream up and profess the same lines simultaneously. Whether they’re all hardwired together and directly linked to a mainframe or just synchronized by daily marching orders, they’re ability to obfuscate the truth by reinventing language is absolutely stunning.

Now I accept that sometimes a ‘little white lie’ is preferable to blatant honesty in order to protect someone’s feelings. I mean most people are uncomfortable saying, “Wow, you look like . . .,” or “Dang, you’ve really put on weight.”

But what’s bringing this country down isn’t some little white lie scenario. No, it’s the nosedive our elected and unelected leaders have taken into the black abyss of abject dishonesty. And instead of fighting that dark corruption, our population is hurling itself off the edge of the cliff, plummeting towards the end of a nation.

Like the kingdom in “The Emperor’s New Clothes,” we have become a society of sheep, willingly accepting whatever is handed out, refusing to read, inquire, or demand a return to integrity.

Our English language is tough and complex, but not so tough as to continuously need reengineering by liberal bureaucrats. True, it’s happened slowly over time, but the sad result is that our spoken language has become a ludicrous sham of false terms and misnomers all because of imaginary fears and fabricated persecution complexities.

These sometimes subtle changes didn’t happen by accident, leaving any intelligent person to ponder – why?

One possibility is that liberals simply don’t have a solid command of the English vocabulary (or maybe they just skipped a few all important classes at their ivy league school). But since I don’t believe liberals are inherently stupid, I have to look for an alternate possibility; that they are little more than prostitutes, selling themselves to the highest bidder – all for Marxist cause.

And while they scratch and claw their ways to the top of their private dung heaps, they are bulldozing our beloved country into the quagmire. I mean really folks, when the President of the United States doesn’t understand what the definition of “Is,” is (Clinton) or “Terrorism,” (Obama) then the American people are in serious trouble.

Whether it was Clinton who started us down this deceptive path, or the 1970’s union boss who suddenly decided the janitor’s position had been elevated to “Industrial Engineer,” doesn’t matter. What does matter is that it’s time to put the skids on the ever increasing, ridiculous ‘thought police’ because these confusing shifts are actually enslaving the minds of the American people.

Here are a few of my favorite examples of language in the absurd.

Affordable Care Act – translated: An illegally produced law that allowed a tyrannical government to seize control of vast amounts of tax dollars, divert them into an endless system of bureaucratic agencies whose singular purpose was/is to destroy the best medical care system in the world.

Carbon Exchange – translated: An opportunity for Obama and other tyrants to make billions in the biggest scam of the century – by forcing logical people to ignore the obvious fact that all plants and animals (even the liberal sloths who thought up this scheme) need carbon dioxide to function and live. Maybe they all missed the Krebs Cycle discussion in high school.

Cinco de Mayo – translated: An annual Mexican holiday celebrated on May 5thmarking the victory of Mexican troops over French forces in Pueblo, Mexico in 1862. According to many American school administrators, now more important than any/all American patriotism, as marked by their absolute intolerance toward the displaying of U.S. patriotic symbols on that day.

Ethnic American – translated: An American who choses to define him/herself by foreign heritage or skin color, instead of being satisfied with simply being an ‘American.’ My grandparents were Irish and English and I would no more refer to myself as an Irish American than a Martian American, because I’m quite content to simply be an ‘American.’

When an ethnicity purposefully differentiates itself from the rest of the body of a country, it cannot cause anything but division. Truthfully, I don’t think of Obama as being African American, I think of him as being morally corrupt, all physical attributes aside. Until we get down the road away from these divisive exclusions, our country will continue to be angrily torn apart by allegiances to ethnic backgrounds rather than being united by our Constitution and flag.

Gender Reassignment – translated: A confused and/or dysfunctional individual who undergoes surgery which disfigures their body and changes their sex.

Green Energy – translated: An excuse by liberals to dump billions into boondoggle schemes (Solyndra) and factories that will never generate enough power to run a toothbrush, let alone power a vehicle or light a city. Also an excuse to shut the water off to farmers and ranchers in the San Joaquin valley, forestall the Keystone Pipeline, and destroy the coal industry, to name a few.

Homeless Person – translated: Vagrants or bums. While there are those who are unable to care for themselves, mentally and/or physically, the vast majority do not fit into this category. Today most street bums simply refuse to get off their duffs and get a job, go to school, learn a trade, or contribute to society in a meaningful way.

Marriage Equality – translated: An insane decision imposed by a few loons in black robes that the definition of marriage is no longer limited to the sacred union of one man and one woman, but now encompasses everything (just wait for it) from polygamy to marrying your daughter and/or the neighbor’s pet.

Pro-Choice – translated: Murder. Plainly, it’s the right to murder a vulnerable human being who happens to be inconvenient to another person, place, or time.

Re-education Training Classes – translated: Government mandated brainwashing programs designed to force individuals and businesses to service same-sex couples, with the ultimate goal of stripping Christians of their faith.

Religious Tolerance – translated: All religions are acceptable, except for Christianity and Judaism because Islam doesn’t appreciate either of those. Oh yes, and while we’re at it, Buddhism and Hinduism probably need to go away, too, as they are religions of peace.

Undocumented Immigrant – translated: An illegal criminal who broke into our home and is stealing our stuff. This term is about as accurate as classifying a ‘Shoplifter’ as a ‘Nonpaying customer.’

War on Women – translated: A fabricated, non-issue debate spurred by liberal females to convince women that they are nothing more than the sum of their reproductive parts.

Wetlands – translated: Swamp. This is a typical example of redefinition because no one cares about saving a dirty waterhole full of bugs, mosquitos and gators. But by calling it something special, the government invites itself into our checkbooks and backyards.

Workplace Violence – translated: A crazed Islamic terrorist who opens fire on innocent civilians and/or military personnel (Ft. Hood) while crying ‘Allahu Akbar’ and denouncing the U.S. government.

Honestly, the list is ridiculously long and I could go on for hours, but you get the drift. We have allowed this to happen and it’s time to call a halt. It will take some courage, but we must get back to integrity and honesty. Maybe what this country desperately needs is one little kid who just happens to notice that our self-appointed king with his pen and his phone is really naked after all." -- Joanne Moudy


Joanne Moudy  TownHall.com November 3, 2014

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  • 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

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

    WAG

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

    James Madison

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

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

    Professor Irwin Corey

  • 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

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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • “The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated”

    Mark Twain

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

    Herb Stein (Economist)

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

    Nelson Mandela

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

  • "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

  • "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

  • "Sell a man a fish, he eats for a day, teach a man how to fish, you ruin a wonderful business opportunity"

    Karl Marx

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

    Paul Jacob

  • "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

  • "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

  • "Banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies"

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Bill Vaughan

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

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

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

  • "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

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

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

    Pat Flynn

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

    Ronald Reagan

  • “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

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

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    Edmund Burke

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

    Sir Walter Scott

  • "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

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

    Fletcher Knebel, Historian

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

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

    Robert Novak

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

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

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

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

    Mark Twain

  • "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

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

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

    Ann Coulter

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Knute Rockne

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

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

    Calvin Coolidge

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Jimi Hendrix

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

    George Berkeley

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

    John Adams

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

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

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

    Socrates

  • "Irony is the hygiene of the mind."

    Elizabeth Bibesco

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    James Madison

  • "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)

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

    Thomas Edison

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

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

    William Arthur Ward

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

  • 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

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    Moliere

  • "Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny"

    Edmund Burke

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

  • “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

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

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

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

  • “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

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

    Napoléon Bonaparte

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

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

  • "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

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    WAG

  • "There are lies, damned lies and statistics"

    Mark Twain

  • “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

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Joseph Stalin

  • "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

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

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

  • "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

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

    Winston Churchill

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

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

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

    Anonymous

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

  • "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

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

    Lao-tzu

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

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

    Mitt Romney

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

    Philip K. Dick

  • "All bad precedents begin as justifiable measures"

    Julius Caesar

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

    WAG

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

    WAG

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

    Kathy Ireland

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

    Lord Byron

  • “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

  • "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

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

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Martin Luther King Jr.

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

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

    WAG

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

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

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

    Lt. Colonel James G. Zumwalt

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

    James A. Garfield

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

    Chinese fortune cookie

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

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

    Burt Shavitz (Burt's Buzz)

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    WAG

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

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

    Margaret Thatcher

  • "Truth will always fuel the embers of liberty"

    WAG

  • “My greatest thought is my accountability to God”

    Daniel Webster

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

    Abraham Lincoln

  • "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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Thomas Fuller

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

  • "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

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

    John Wayne

  • "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

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    WAG

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

    Edmund Burke

  • "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

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

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

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

    Justice Felix Frankfurter

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

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

  • "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

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

    Jerry Pournelle

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

    WAG

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

    WAG

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

    Vladimir Lenin

  • "Go put your creed into your deed."

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • “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)

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

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

    Demosthenes

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

    Ted Nugent

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

    Winston Churchill

  • “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

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Groucho Marx

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

    Hunter S. Thompson

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

    Ayn Rand

  • "Democracy is indispensable to socialism."

    Vladimir Lenin

  • "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

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

    Mark Twain

  • "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

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

    Robert A. Heinlein

  • “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)

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

    Dave Barry

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

    Bob Hope

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

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

    Ian Fleming

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

    Alexander Hamilton

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

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

    John Adams

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Ecclesiastes 10:2 NIV

  • "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

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

    George Washington

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

    WAG

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

    Rick Perry

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

    Yiddish Proverb

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

    Winston Churchill

  • "Truth has no agenda"

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

    Ann Landers

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

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

    Upton Sinclair

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

    Strom Thurmond

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

    Will Rogers

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

  • "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.

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

    American Patriot

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

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

    P.J. O'Rourke

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

    Liberal when confronted with reality

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

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

    Friedrich Nietzsche

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

    Milton Friedman

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

    Dean Acheson

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

    Will Rogers

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

    John Adams

  • “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

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

  • "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

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

    Ted Nugent

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

    Mark Twain

  • "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

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

    P. J. O'Rourke

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

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

    James Bovard

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

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

    Byrd Baggett

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

    Plato

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

    Enrico Fermi

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

    Mark Twain

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

  • "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

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

    Alexander Pope

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

    Mark Twain

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

    John Kerry

  • "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

  • "Irony differentiates. Cynicism never does."

    Paul Horgan

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

    George Washington

  • "Debt is the worst poverty."

    Thomas Fuller

  • "We are great because we are good"

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    WAG

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

    Benjamin Disraeli

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

    Charles Dickens

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

    Lou Holtz

  • “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 )

  • "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

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

    Aristotle

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

    Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

  • "Luck is at the intersection of preparation and opportunity."

    Luck

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Albert Einstein

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

  • "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

  • “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

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

    Milton Friedman

  • “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

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

    John Wooden

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Vince Lombardi

  • "If we desire to avoid insult, we must be able to repel it; if we desire to secure peace, one of the most powerful instruments of our rising prosperity, it must be known, that we are at all times ready for War."

    George Washington

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Karl Marx

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Dave Gardner

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

    Mark Twain

  • "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

  • "Truth Does Not Fear Knowledge"

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

    Plato

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

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "Democracy is the road to socialism."

    Karl Marx

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

    Hodding Carter, J.R.

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

    Will Rogers

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

    Edgar J. Mohn

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

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

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

  • "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

  • "Failure is success if we learn from it"

    Malcolm S. Forbes

  • "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

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

    Chinese proverb

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

    Karl Marx

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

    WAG

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

    Milton Friedman

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


    WAG

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

  • "Education consists mainly of what we have unlearned"

    Mark Twain

  • "A free people ought to be armed"

    George Washington

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

    Thomas Henry Huxley

  • “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."

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

  • "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

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

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

    Mahatma Ghandi

  • “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

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

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

    George Washington

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

  • "All men by nature desire knowledge."

    Aristotle

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

    Confucious

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

    Galileo

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

    Frederick Douglass

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

    Psalm 118:8

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

    WAG

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

    Jack Abramoff

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

    American Patriot

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

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

    Alexander the Great

  • “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”

  • "Government Integrity: An Oxymoron"

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

    Margaret Thatcher

  • "The goal of socialism is communism."

    Vladimir Lenin

  • "Innocence seldom utters outraged shrieks. Guilt does"

    Whittaker Chambers

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Nicholas Murray Butler

  • "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

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


    Alexander Hamilton

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "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

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

    Anonymous

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

    Thomas Paine

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

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Paul Horning

  • "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

  • "If you really want to judge a man's character, give him power"

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

    WAG

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

  • "When in doubt tell the truth"

    Mark Twain

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

  • "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

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

  • "Opportunity is missed by most people because it comes dressed in overalls and looks like work."

    Thomas Edison

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

    Mohandas Gandhi

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

    George Washington

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Mayer Amschel Bauer Rothschild

  • “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

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

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

    Vladimir Lenin

  • "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

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

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

  • ”In war there is no substitute for victory”

    General Douglas MacArthur

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

    Saul Bellow

  • "Disobedience to tyrants is Obedience to God"

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    George Mason

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

    Noelle Pikus Pace (Olympian)

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

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

    Isoroku Yamamoto

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

    Larry Elder

  • “To be clever enough to get all that money, you must be stupid enough to want it”

    G. K. Chesterton

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

    John Wooden

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

    Mark Twain

  • “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

  • "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

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

    John Adams (1826)

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

    Joseph Stalin

  • "No Man is a Failure who has Friends"

    It's A Wonderful Life

  • "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

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

    WAG

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

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

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

    Bob Hope

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

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    Winnie the Pooh

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

    Jacques Barzun

  • “Paper money is founded upon fraud and knavery”

    George Mason (letter to George Washington)

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

    Joseph Stalin

  • "One man with courage is a majority"

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

  • 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

  • "Happiness is good health and a bad memory"

    Ingrid Bergman

  • "Pity for the guilty is treason to the innocent"

    Ayn Rand

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

    John F. Kennedy

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

    WAG

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

    Unknown

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Robert Green Ingersoll

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

    Reverend Ike

  • “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

  • "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

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

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

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

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

    Dutch Proverb

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

    Dick Cheney

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

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

    Charlotte

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

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

    James Madison

  • 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.

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

    Charles Caleb Colton

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

    WAG

  • "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

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

    Albert Einstein

  • "Against the assault of laughter nothing can stand"

    Mark Twain

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

    Joseph Stalin

  • "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

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

    Daniel Greenfield

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

    Martin Luther King, Jr

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

    WAG

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

    WAG

  • “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

  • "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)

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

    Will Rogers

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

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

    WAG

  • "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

  • "He who would give up a little liberty in return for a little security deserves neither liberty nor security"

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    WAG

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

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

    Tacitus

  • "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

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

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

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

    Albert Einstein

  • “Every library is an arsenal”

    Robert Green Ingersoll

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

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

    George Orwell

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

  • "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

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

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

    Paul Craig Roberts

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    WAG

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach

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

    Larry Elder

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

    Ernest Benn

  • "Today is tomorrow’s past"

  • “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

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

    WAG

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Orison S. Marden

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    WAG

  • "Ignorance is the truest form of freedom"

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

    Kenneth Boulding (economist)

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

  • "In politics, stupidity is not a handicap"

    Napoleon Bonaparte

  • "You can observe a lot just by watchin"

    Yogi Berra

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

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

    George Orwell

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

    Joseph Addison

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

    Friedrich Nietzsche

  • "That government governs best that governs least"

    Thomas Jefferson

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

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

    WAG

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

  • “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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Robert Frost

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • "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

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

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

    Mao Tse-Tung

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

    Aldous Huxley

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Mark Twain

  • "I owe nothing to Women’s Lib.”

    Margaret Thatcher

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

  • “Society was cut in two: those who had nothing united in common envy; those who had anything united in common terror.”

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Doug Larson

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Mayer Amschel Rothschild

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    George Orwell

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

  • "Life………. It’s GOD’s choice"

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

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

    Charles Gordy

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "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)

  • "Tolerance is the virtue of believing in nothing"

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

    Cherokee proverb

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

    Voltaire

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    Rod Serling

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

  • “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”

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

    Chinese Proverb

  • "Gray hair is God's graffiti"

    Bill Cosby

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

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

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

    Harry S. Truman

  • "Everything has beauty but not everyone sees it"

  • "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

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Henry David Thoreau

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

    WAG

  • "Debt is the slavery of the free."

    Publilius Syrus

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

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

    Evan Sayet

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

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

  • “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?”

  • The most aggravating thing about the younger generation is that I no longer belong to it"

    Albert Einstein

  • 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

  • “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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    WAG

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

    Mike Adams

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

    John Kenneth Galbraith

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

    Charles de Montesquieu

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

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

    Albert Einstein

  • "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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    WAG

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

    WAG

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

    William F. Buckley Jr.

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

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

    WAG

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

    Mark Twain

  • "Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value"

    Albert Einstein

  • "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

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

  • "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

  • “Be truthful … Truth leads to trust”

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Robert Green Ingersoll

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

    Ayn Rand

  • "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

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

    Maya Angelou

  • “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

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

    Benjamin Franklin

  • “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

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

    WAG

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

    Daniel Patrick Moynihan

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

    Kinky Friedman

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

    William Faulkner

  • “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

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

    John Kenneth Galbraith

  • "I swear by my life, and my love of it, that I will never live for the sake of another man, nor ask another man to live for mine"

    Ayn Rand

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

    Anonymous

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

    Aulus Persius Flaccus

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

    Adolf Hitler

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Spanish Proverb

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

    Senator Jim Talent

  • “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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Bertrand Russell

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

    James Madison

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

  • “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

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

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

  • "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

  • "Adversity makes a good man better"

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

    Mahatma Ghandi

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

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

    Steven Wright

  • "Ignorance is the lifeblood of every politician"

    WAG

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

    WAG

  • 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

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

    Napoleon Bonaparte

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

    Jason Laumark

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

    Joseph Stalin

  • "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

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

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

    Jay Leno

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

    Yogi Berra

  • "Ignorance is the seed of APATHY"

    WAG

  • "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

  • “I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery.”

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Philip K. Dick

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

    Mark Twain

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

    WAG

  • "Failure to prepare is preparing to fail"

    Benjamin Franklin

  • “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)

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

    Dwight D. Eisenhower

  • "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

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

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

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

    Mark Twain

  • “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

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

    George Bernard Shaw

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

    Dietrich Bonhoeffer

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    William Pitt

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

    Thomas Paine

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

    James Madison

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

  • “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

  • "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

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

    Edward Langley (artist)

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

    Martin Van Buren

  • "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

  • “To be fair, we should all be allowed our own set of facts, truth be dammed”

    WAG

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

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

    Isaiah 5:20

  • “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

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

    Antonio Porchia

  • "Our Constitution was made only for a moral and religious people. It is wholly inadequate to the government of any other"

    John Adams

  • "When injustice becomes law, resistance becomes duty"

    Thomas Jefferson

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

  • "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

  • "Never spend your money before you have it"

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Winston Churchill

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

  • "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

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

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    Arthur C. Clarke

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


    Vladimir Lenin

  • "There is no right way to do wrong"

  • "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 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)

  • "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

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Mark Twain

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

    WAG

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

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

    Edward R. Murrow

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

  • "Reason often makes mistakes but conscience never does"

    Josh Billings (Henry Wheeler Shaw)

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

    Brad Thor

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

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

  • "An informed public is essential to a democracy"

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Adolf Hitler (1939)

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

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

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

    George Mason

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

    Larry Elder

  • “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

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

    George W. Bush

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • 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.”

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

    C. S. Lewis

  • “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

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

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

    WAG

  • "Knowledge is power."

    Sir Francis Bacon

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

    Phillip Brooks

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

    David Letterman

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

    WAG

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

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

    Author Unknown

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

    Confucius

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    Dr. Martin Luther King

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

    Robert A. Heinlein

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

    Sam Adams

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

    Ludwig von Mises

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

    Joseph Goebbels

  • "You piss off a conservative by lying. You piss off a liberal by telling the truth."

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

    Progressive apologist

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

    WAG

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Isaac Asimov

  • "Lies serve to influence the ignorant"

    WAG

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

  • "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

  • "Humor is mankind's greatest blessing"

    Mark Twain

  • "Laughter is the shortest distance between two people"

    Victor Borge

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

    WAG

  • "Ask why until you understand"

  • “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

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

    St. Augustine

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

    Wendell Phillips

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

    Niccolo Machiavelli

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Harry Truman

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

    WAG

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

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

    Vince Lombardi

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

    Syrus

  • "Aspire to inspire before you expire."

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

    John F. Kennedy

  • “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)

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

  • “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)

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

    Willis Player

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

    Bob Hope

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

    Doug Powers

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

    John Adams

  • "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

  • “One man with courage is a majority”

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "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

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

    Anatole France

  • "Better a broken promise than none at all"

    Mark Twain

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

    Richard Henry Lee, signer of Declaration of Independence

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

  • "A lie is not a lie if you call it the truth."

  • "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

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Leo Durocher

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

    Aaron Levenstein

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    Dante Alighieri

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

    George Orwell

  • "I feel obliged to withhold my approval of the plan to indulge in benevolent and charitable sentiment through the appropriation of public funds. ... I find no warrant for such an appropriation in the Constitution"

    Grover Cleveland

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

    Government Motto

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

    WAG

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

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

    WAG

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

    H.L. Mencken

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

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

    WAG

  • "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

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

    American Citizen

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

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    GR

  • "When GOD fights for Israel, Israel wins"

  • “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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • “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

  • "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

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

    Robert Schuller

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Alfred Adler

  • "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