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Leading Journalist Admits That The Main Stream Media Constantly Lies
Posted By: G-man on April 1, 2016 08:06 AM in LIAR'S LAIR
Tim Brown  EagleRising.com Published on March 30, 2016


"Well, most of us have known this for some time, especially in light of the Central Intelligence Agency’s Operation Mockingbird (for more on that, click here and here), which was their operation to control the mainstream media. The main difficulty we’ve had is trying to distinguish between what is true in the midst of the lies we are told. However, Dr. Udo Ulfkotte is the latest journalist to come out and declare that government is buying and even at times threatening journalists to write the stories they put out.

Arjun Walia has the story at Global Research:

Recently, Dr. Udo Ulfkotte went on public television stating that he was forced to publish the works of intelligence agents under his own name, also adding that noncompliance with these orders would result in him losing his job.

He recently made an appearance on RT news to share these facts:

I’ve been a journalist for about 25 years, and I was educated to lie, to betray, and not to tell the truth to the public.

But seeing right now within the last months how the German and American media tries to bring war to the people in Europe, to bring war to Russia — this is a point of no return and I’m going to stand up and say it is not right what I have done in the past, to manipulate people, to make propaganda against Russia, and it is not right what my colleagues do and have done in the past because they are bribed to betray the people, not only in Germany, all over Europe.

Those are pretty strong words, wouldn’t you say? If that was not enough, Ulfkotte appeared on RT to say that European media is being pressured by the CIA to write pro-US stories.

European media writing pro-US stories under CIA pressure

In December 2015, I wrote about investigative journalist Sharyl Attkisson’s video that exposed how the media corrupts and manipulates the public.

“What if all isn’t as it seems?” Attkisson asked. “What if the reality you found was false, a carefully constructive narrative by unseen special interests designed to manipulate your opinion, a Truman Show-esque alternate reality all around you?”

“Complacency in the new media, combined with incredibly powerful propaganda and publicity forces means we sometimes get little of the truth,” she said. “Special interests have unlimited time and money to figure out new ways to spin us while cloaking their role. Surreptitious astroturf methods are now more important to these interests than traditional lobbying of Congress.”

According to Attkisson, some of the tale tell signs of the media engaging in these astroturf methods are:

  1. Use of inflammatory language (ie. Crank, quack, nutty, lies, paranoid, pseudo, and conspiracy)
  2. Claims to debunk myths that aren’t myths at all
  3. Controversializing an issue by attacking the people, personalities and organizations surrounding it rather than addressing the facts
  4. Reserving public skepticism for those exposing wrongdoing rather than the wrongdoers (instead of questioning authority, they question those who question authority)

Astroturf and manipulation of media messages | Sharyl Attkisson

Still, long before Attkisson spilled the beans on what the media does and how it does it, Emmy award winning journalist Amber Lyon came out and openly said that the DC government and foreign governments paid CNN to report what they wanted, and at times even distort the reports on particular events. That is why she left.

Amber Lyon reveals CNN lies and war propaganda

So, I guess if you are convinced that you were getting the truth on things like 9/11,Sandy Hook, the San Bernardino massacre and other stories from the mainstream media, perhaps you might want to reconsider that line of thinking and instead take the blue pill." -- Tim Brown

Reposted with Permission from Freedom Outpost.com.

The views expressed in this opinion article are solely those of their author and are not necessarily either shared or endorsed by EagleRising.com


Tim Brown  EagleRising.com March 30, 2016

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

    Syrus

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

    Danny Schecter

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

    Orison S. Marden

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

    Nicholas Murray Butler

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

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

    Benjamine A. Rooge

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

    John Wooden

  • "Ask why until you understand"

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

    Senator Jim Talent

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

    von Clausewitz

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

    WAG

  • "Truth will always fuel the embers of liberty"

    WAG

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

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

    Vladimir Lenin

  • "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."

  • "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

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

    Aristotle

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

    John F. Kennedy

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

  • "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

  • “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)

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    WAG

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

    Chinese proverb

  • "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

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Ephesians 6:11

  • "Better a broken promise than none at all"

    Mark Twain

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

    George Washington

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Aldous Huxley

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

    Martin Luther King Jr.

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

    Lord Byron

  • "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

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

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

    Frederic Bastiat

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

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

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

    Willis Player

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    WAG

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

    Mohandas K. Gandhi

  • “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

  • "This is like deja vu all over again"

    Yogi Berra

  • "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

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

    Will Rogers

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

    Luck

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

    Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

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

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

    William Faulkner

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

  • "Go put your creed into your deed."

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

    Voltaire

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

    Vince Lombardi

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

    G. K. Chesterton

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

    George Orwell

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

    Jerry Pournelle

  • "That government governs best that governs least"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "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

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

    Milton Friedman

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

    WAG

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

    WAG

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

    Cherokee proverb

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

    James Madison

  • "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.

  • "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

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

  • "Golf is a good walk spoiled"

    Mark Twain

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    Dave Barry

  • 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.”

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

    Matthew 16:26

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

    Liberal when confronted with reality

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

    Thomas Sowell

  • "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

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Thomas Fuller

  • "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

  • “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

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    Margaret Thatcher

  • "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

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

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

    Napoléon Bonaparte

  • “Never believe anything in politics until it has been officially denied.”

    Otto von Bismarck

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Albert Einstein

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

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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "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

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

    Will Rogers

  • "When injustice becomes law, resistance becomes duty"

    Thomas Jefferson

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

  • "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

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

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

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

  • “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

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Bill Vaughan

  • "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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

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

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

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

    Bertrand Russell

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    John Adams

  • “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”

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

    Dana Buchman

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

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Paul Horning

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

    Upton Sinclair

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

    Andrew Carnegie

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

    WAG

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

    George Washington

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

    WAG

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

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

    Thomas Edison

  • "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

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

    Miecyslaw Kasprzyk

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

    Charles Gordy

  • “I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery.”

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Mark Twain

  • "Adversity makes a good man better"

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

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

    John Adams

  • "Happiness is good health and a bad memory"

    Ingrid Bergman

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

    Theodore M. Hesburgh

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

  • "Comedy is tragedy plus time"

    Woody Allen

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    WAG

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

    Margaret Thatcher

  • "Irony is the hygiene of the mind."

    Elizabeth Bibesco

  • "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

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

    George W. Bush

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

    Jack Miner

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

    William Pitt

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

    Voltaire (1764)

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

    Charles Dickens

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

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

    Dick Cheney

  • "Life………. It’s GOD’s choice"

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

    Richard Henry Lee, signer of Declaration of Independence

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

    WAG

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

    Bob Hope

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

    George Orwell

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

  • “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

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

    John Adams (1826)

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "Never spend your money before you have it"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "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

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

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

    Professor Irwin Corey

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

    Robert A. Heinlein

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

    WAG

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

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

    WAG

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Maya Angelou

  • 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

  • "Lies serve to influence the ignorant"

    WAG

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

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

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

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "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

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

    Leo Durocher

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Tacitus

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

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

    Mao Tse-Tung

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

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

    Anonymous

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

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

    WAG

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Plato

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

  • "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)

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

    Abkhasian Proverb

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

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

    WAG

  • "Bureaucracy is nothing more than the hardening of an organization's arteries"

    William P. Anthony

  • "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

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

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

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

    Paul Craig Roberts

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

    Mark Twain

  • “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?”

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

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

    Kenneth Boulding (economist)

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

    John Adams

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

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

    George Washington

  • "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

  • "Laughter is the shortest distance between two people"

    Victor Borge

  • "Education consists mainly of what we have unlearned"

    Mark Twain

  • "A day without laughter is a day wasted"

    Charlie Chaplin

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

    Liberal Lingo

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

    George Washington

  • "In politics, stupidity is not a handicap"

    Napoleon Bonaparte

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

    James Madison

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Wendell Phillips

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Ayn Rand

  • "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

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

    David Stockman

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

    Progressive apologist

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • 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

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

    Mark Steyn

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

    Bob Hope

  • 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

  • "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

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    Justice Felix Frankfurter

  • "Irony differentiates. Cynicism never does."

    Paul Horgan

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

    Thomas Edison

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

    George Mason

  • "When in doubt tell the truth"

    Mark Twain

  • "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

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

    Lt. Colonel James G. Zumwalt

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

    Margaret Thatcher

  • "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

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

    Bob Hope

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

    General George Patton

  • "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

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "A free people ought to be armed"

    George Washington

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

    WAG

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

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

    George Orwell

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

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

    W. C. Fields

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Enrico Fermi

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

    Dante Alighieri

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

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

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

  • "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

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    John F. Kennedy

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

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

    William Arthur Ward

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

    Lao-tzu

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

    Yiddish Proverb

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

    Edmund Burke

  • "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

  • "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

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

  • "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

  • “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

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

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

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

    Friedrich Nietzsche

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

    Henry David Thoreau

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

    Martin Van Buren

  • “Perception is today’s reality”

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

    Government Motto

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

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

    Dr. Martin Luther King

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

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

    WAG

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

    WAG

  • "Innocence seldom utters outraged shrieks. Guilt does"

    Whittaker Chambers

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

    Unknown

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

    WAG

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

    Mark Twain

  • "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"

  • "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

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

    Adolf Hitler (1939)

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

    Ludwig von Mises

  • "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

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

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

    Bob Hope

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

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "Half the people you know are below average"

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    H.L. Mencken

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

    Philip K. Dick

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Hunter S. Thompson

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Socrates

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

    Aaron Levenstein

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

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

    George Washington

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

  • "Democracy is indispensable to socialism."

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

  • "We are great because we are good"

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

    Larry Elder

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

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

    Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

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

    Pope John Paul II

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

    George Washington

  • “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

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

    John Adams

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

    WAG

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

    WAG

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

    George Berkeley

  • "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

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

    David Letterman

  • "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

  • "Everything has beauty but not everyone sees it"

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

    John Kenneth Galbraith

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

    Doug Larson

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    WAG

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    Thomas Henry Huxley

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

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Winston Churchill

  • "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

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

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "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

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

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

    Thomas Sowell

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

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

    Chinese Proverb

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

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

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

    Margaret Thatcher

  • “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

  • “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

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

    Karl Marx

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

    WAG

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

  • "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

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

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

    James A. Garfield

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

  • "I owe nothing to Women’s Lib.”

    Margaret Thatcher

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

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

  • 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

  • “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

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    WAG

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

    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

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

    WAG

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "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

  • “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)

  • “Paper money is founded upon fraud and knavery”

    George Mason (letter to George Washington)

  • "Today is tomorrow’s past"

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

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

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

  • “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

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

    Kathy Ireland

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

    Harry Truman

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

    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

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

    George Mason

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

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • “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

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

    George Washington

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

    WAG

  • "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

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

    Tacitus, The Annals III.27

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

    WAG

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

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Mark Twain

  • "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

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

    Dwight D. Eisenhower

  • “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

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

  • "One man with courage is a majority"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • “One man with courage is a majority”

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

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

    GR

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

    Bill McIntire - NRA Spokesman (1992)

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

    Herb Stein (Economist)

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    James Madison

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

    Thomas Paine

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

  • "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

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

    Oscar Wilde

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

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

    Ayn Rand

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

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

    Ted Nugent

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

  • "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

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

    Francis Bacon

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    Pastor John MacArthur

  • "Aspire to inspire before you expire."

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

    Martin Luther King, Jr

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

    Confucious

  • "The goal of socialism is communism."

    Vladimir Lenin

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

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

    Margaret Thatcher

  • "Tolerance is the virtue of believing in nothing"

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

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

  • "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

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

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

  • "Political correctness is tyranny with manners."

    Charlton Heston

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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    WAG

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

    Albert Einstein

  • "Humor is mankind's greatest blessing"

    Mark Twain

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

    Liberal Logic

  • "Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny"

    Edmund Burke

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

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

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Proverbs 17:28 (NIV)

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

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

    George Santayana

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

    Charles de Montesquieu

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

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

  • “Wisdom is the chief element of happiness”

    Sophocles

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

    WAG

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

    WAG

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

    Rush Limbaugh

  • “The Nine most feared words – I am with the government and here to help”

    Ronald Reagan

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

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

    Mitt Romney

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

    WAG

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

    Anne Coleman

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

    George Orwell

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

    WAG

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

    Yogi Berra

  • "Banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies"

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    American Citizen

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    John Kerry

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Milton Friedman

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    George W. Bush

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

    Winston Churchill

  • "Democracy is the road to socialism."

    Karl Marx

  • “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

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

    Robert Green Ingersoll

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

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

    WAG

  • "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

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

    Mahatma Ghandi

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    WAG

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

    Phillip Brooks

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

  • "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

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

    Friedrich Nietzsche

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

    WAG

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

    Adolf Hitler

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

    Mike Adams

  • “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

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Patrick Henry

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

    Dietrich Bonhoeffer

  • "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

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

    WAG

  • “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

  • "Ignorance is the truest form of freedom"

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

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

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

    Mark Twain

  • "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)

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

  • "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."

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

    Joseph Goebbels

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Evan Sayet

  • "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

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

    Douglas Casey

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

    Voltaire

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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

  • "Debt is the slavery of the free."

    Publilius Syrus

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

    Will Rogers

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    George Orwell

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

    Plato

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

    James Madison

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

    Alexander Hamilton

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

    WAG

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

    Patrice Lewis

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

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

    Larry Elder

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

  • “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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Isaac Asimov

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

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

    American Patriot

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

    George Eliot

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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • “Be truthful … Truth leads to trust”

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

    Ann Landers

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

    Dave Gardner

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

    Rick Perry

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

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

    Antonio Porchia

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

    George Bernard Shaw

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

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

  • "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

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

    Mayer Amschel Bauer Rothschild

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

    John Kenneth Galbraith

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

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

    Jacques Barzun

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

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    WAG

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    WAG

  • “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)

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

    Edward R. Murrow

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

    WAG

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

    Charlie Daniels

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

    Thomas Paine (December 23, 1776)

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

    Edmund Burke

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

  • "Government Integrity: An Oxymoron"

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

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

    Herbert Spencer

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

    James Madison

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

    Noelle Pikus Pace (Olympian)

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

    Anonymous

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

    WAG

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

  • "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

  • "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

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

    Philip K. Dick

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

    John Adams

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

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

    Isaiah 5:20

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

    Ayn Rand

  • "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

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

    James Madison

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

    P. J. O'Rourke

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

  • "Truth Does Not Fear Knowledge"

  • "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

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

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

    Abraham Lincoln

  • “The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated”

    Mark Twain

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

    Albert Einstein

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

  • ”In war there is no substitute for victory”

    General Douglas MacArthur

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Harry S. Truman

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

    Mark Twain

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

    P.J. O'Rourke

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

  • 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

  • “Every library is an arsenal”

    Robert Green Ingersoll

  • "Ignorance is the lifeblood of every politician"

    WAG

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

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

    Edmund Burke

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

  • “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

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

  • "There are lies, damned lies and statistics"

    Mark Twain

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

    Jon Roland (1976)

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    Robert Green Ingersoll

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

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

    Milton Friedman

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

    Joseph Addison

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

    Margaret Thatcher

  • “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

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

    Aristotle

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

    Milton Friedman

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

    Jason Laumark

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

    Benjamin Disraeli

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

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

    Chinese fortune cookie

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

    Steven Wright

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

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

    WAG

  • “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

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

    W. Somerset Maugham

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Nelson Mandela

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

    WAG

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

    Paul Jacob

  • "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

  • "Debt is the worst poverty."

    Thomas Fuller

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

    John Wayne

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Mohandas Gandhi

  • "Failure to prepare is preparing to fail"

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    John F. Kennedy

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

  • "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

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

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    James Madison

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

    George Washington

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

    Mayer Amschel Rothschild

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

    Arthur C. Clarke

  • "There is no right way to do wrong"

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

  • "The only thing that saves us from bureaucracy is inefficiency. An efficient bureaucracy is the greatest threat to liberty"

    Eugene McCarthy

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

    William F. Buckley Jr.

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

    WAG

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

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

    Spanish Proverb

  • "All bad precedents begin as justifiable measures"

    Julius Caesar

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

    Adolph Hitler (1935)

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

    Mark Twain

  • "An armed society is a polite society"

    Robert A. Heinlein

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

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

    American Patriot

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

    Isoroku Yamamoto

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

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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


    Alexander Hamilton

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Thomas Paine

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

    Dean Acheson

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

    Robert A. Heinlein

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

    Yogi Berra

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

    Sam Rayburn

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

    WAG

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

  • "Ignorance is the seed of APATHY"

    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

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

    Anatole France

  • “Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it - If it keeps moving, regulate it - And if it stops moving, subsidize it“

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Author Unknown

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "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

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

    Doug Powers

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

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

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

    Rudy Giuliani

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

    WAG

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    Confucius

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

    Mahatma Ghandi

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

    Kinky Friedman

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

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

    Rod Serling

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

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

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

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

    Karl Marx

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

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

    Mark Twain

  • "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

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

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

    Brad Thor

  • “My greatest thought is my accountability to God”

    Daniel Webster

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

    WAG

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

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

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

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

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

    Edward Langley (artist)

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

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

    Ayn Rand