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THE FREDDIE GRAY LYNCH MOB LIE
Posted By: Letters on June 1, 2016 07:12 AM in LIAR'S LAIR
Matthew Vadum   FrontPageMag.com Published on May 24, 2016


"A white Baltimore police officer accused of wrongdoing in the highly politicized death of black career criminal Freddie Gray last year that sparked days of rioting has been completely exonerated by the courts.

No matter what Baltimore's corrupt Democrat-controlled political machine tries, it can't manage to convict anyone in the unusual April 19, 2015 death of Gray, a 25-year-old man with a long arrest record. Gray passed away a week after his arrest after apparently suffering ultimately fatal injuries during transport in a police paddy wagon.

The non-conviction is also a stinging rebuke to Democrats like Barack Obama whose party has officially endorsed the violent, racist Black Lives Matter movement. The left-wing narrative that racist killer cops are on a rampage across the nation isn't getting any traction -- because it is a vicious lie and Americans know it. 

And it is becoming increasingly obvious that the six Charm City police officers were charged solely for political reasons. 

The acquittal of arresting officer Edward M. Nero yesterday morning comes after officer William Porter's trial ended in a hung jury and mistrial in December. He is expected to be tried again.

Nero, who wisely opted to avoid a jury trial in Baltimore's lynch mob environment, was found not guilty on all counts by Baltimore City Circuit Court Judge Barry Williams. 

There have long been serious doubts whether the police officers in the Gray case can receive a fair trial in Baltimore City because the petit jury pool there isn't exactly filled with law-and-order enthusiasts. Making matters worse, activists have threatened to try to pack juries with cop-haters in order to guarantee convictions in the Gray case.

Nero had been charged with second-degree assault, reckless endangerment, and two counts of misconduct in office. The trial got underway May 12 and closing arguments were presented Thursday.

But the case against Nero was thin.

Noting that "the state's theory has been one of recklessness and negligence," the judge said "there has been no evidence that the defendant intended for a crime to occur."

This case and the cases against the other five officers were brought by Sharpton-esque prosecutor Marilyn Mosby (D), who plays to the Black Lives Matter crowd.

Mosby is more interested in so-called social justice than plain old justice.

On May 1 last year, which happens to be May Day, a celebration of Marxism, Mosby invoked the mantra of the mob, "no justice, no peace," to explain her actions. It is the battle cry of leftist rabble and racial arsonists hellbent on destruction that Americans became familiar with during the Los Angeles riots of 1992. Those riots appear to have been sparked by the acquittal of the police officers who beat Rodney King, a black man, after a high speed chase. 

Mosby has also said all six police officers engaged in misconduct by their "failure to perform their duty regarding the safety of a prisoner."

After Gray's death renowned criminal lawyer Alan Dershowitz accused prosecutors of "overcharging" the three white men, two black men, and one black woman, in order to appease the rioters. Charging a defendant with an excessively serious crime makes it more likely the jury will acquit and when that happens there will be more riots, he said.

Since then angry mobs, racial-grievance profiteers, and radical leftist agitators have turned Maryland's largest city into a Hobbesian jungle with the official encouragement of embattled Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, a nationally prominent Democrat. The mayor infamously admitted after riots began that she gave space "to those who wished to destroy."

A group of about 20 protesters showed up at the courthouse yesterday morning for the verdict and booed when it was announced.

The Rev. Westley West of Faith Empowered Ministries, a local street agitator, was on hand to gripe about the acquittal on TV.

"There should have been a jury trial," he said. "The community should have had a voice in this case."

In fact the Baltimore community did have a voice in the case and Baltimoreans continue to have a voice in it. Grand jurors from the community heard evidence against all six police officers and indicted them despite flimsy evidence.

"Of course a system works in a system’s favor, that’s how I look at it," West said, spewing vaguely Marxist-sounding politically correct drivel. 

"That judge represents the system, and the police officer represents a system, but they’re all one system working together. And again I don’t think case was actually tried fairly when it comes down the community being involved.”

A Democrat, West ran unsuccessfully this year for Baltimore City Council. 

In February he was acquitted of charges stemming from a protest related to the Gray case. West had been accused of damaging a pickup truck during a demonstration in September of last year.

West is awaiting trial Aug. 3 in Baltimore County on separate theft charges. 

Interestingly, Gray family attorney Billy Murphy was conciliatory and seemed to think justice has been done.

“I have to commend Judge Williams on not being influenced by public opinion,” Murphy said. “It’s a very, very difficult job to sit as a judge under these enormously stressful conditions, and once again Barry Williams has shown he is a fair and impartial man ... He showed tremendous courage in ruling against public opinion.”

“I don’t think anybody should be upset with this verdict nor do I think anybody should have been elated about a guilty verdict,” he added. “Only the people who sat through this trial and heard all of the evidence have a right to have an opinion about whether his opinion was fair and whether or not it was warranted under the circumstances. So we should all understand that we all have opinions, but unless they’re based on the facts and all of the facts, those opinions are essentially irrelevant to this process.”

After a few more acquittals or hung juries in the Freddie Gray case such dispassionate reason seems unlikely to prevail. Brace yourselves." -- Matthew Vadum 

Matthew Vadum, senior vice president at the investigative think tank Capital Research Center, is an award-winning investigative reporter and author of the book, "Subversion Inc.: How Obama’s ACORN Red Shirts Are Still Terrorizing and Ripping Off American Taxpayers."


Matthew Vadum   FrontPageMag.com May 24, 2016

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    Alexander the Great

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

  • “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

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

    Pastor John MacArthur

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


    Alexander Hamilton

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

    David Stockman

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "Truth has no agenda"

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

    Thomas Paine

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

    James Bovard

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

    Alexander Pope

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

    Danny Schecter

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

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

    George W. Bush

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

    Dick Cheney

  • “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

  • "Tolerance is the virtue of believing in nothing"

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

    Rush Limbaugh

  • “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

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Mao Tse-Tung

  • "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

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

    Ayn Rand

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

  • "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

  • "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

  • "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

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

    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."

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

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

    Moliere

  • "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

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

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

    WAG

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Sam Adams

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

    Thomas Paine

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Jay Leno

  • “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

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

    William P. Anthony

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

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

    WAG

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

    Bob Hope

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

    Mark Twain

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

    George Bernard Shaw

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

    Ludwig von Mises

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    WAG

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "Life………. It’s GOD’s choice"

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

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

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

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

    Eugene McCarthy

  • “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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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


    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Aristotle

  • "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

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

  • "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

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

    Frederic Bastiat

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

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

    Hodding Carter, J.R.

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

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

    Nicholas Murray Butler

  • "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

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

    Liberal when confronted with reality

  • "Government Integrity: An Oxymoron"

  • "When GOD fights for Israel, Israel wins"

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

    Doug Larson

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

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

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

    Will Rogers

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

    Unknown

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

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

    Chinese fortune cookie

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

    Robert A. Heinlein

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

    Brad Thor

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

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

    Dwight D. Eisenhower

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    James Madison

  • "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

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

    George Orwell

  • 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

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

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

    John Kenneth Galbraith

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

    WAG

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

    George Washington

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

    Samuel Adams

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

    Thomas Paine (December 23, 1776)

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

    WAG

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

    Abraham Lincoln

  • "You can observe a lot just by watchin"

    Yogi Berra

  • "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

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Bob Hope

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

    WAG

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

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

    H.L. Mencken

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Sophia Loren

  • “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

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

    Socrates

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

    Benjamin Disraeli

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

    Mark Twain

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

    P. J. O'Rourke

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Burt Shavitz (Burt's Buzz)

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

    WAG

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

    Anne Coleman

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

    Aristotle

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

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

    Robert Green Ingersoll

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

    GR

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

  • "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

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

    P.J. O'Rourke

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

    Author Unknown

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

    Anonymous

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

    John Adams

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

    Lao-tzu

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

    Milton Friedman

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

    Yogi Berra

  • “Wisdom is the chief element of happiness”

    Sophocles

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

    John Adams

  • "Democracy is the road to socialism."

    Karl Marx

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    Dana Buchman

  • "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

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

    Isaiah 5:20

  • "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

  • "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

  • "Reason often makes mistakes but conscience never does"

    Josh Billings (Henry Wheeler Shaw)

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

    Joseph Stalin

  • "Disobedience to tyrants is Obedience to God"

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

  • "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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Edward R. Murrow

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

    Miecyslaw Kasprzyk

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

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

    WAG

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

    Otto von Bismarck

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Ann Landers

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

  • "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

  • "Democracy is indispensable to socialism."

    Vladimir Lenin

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

  • "Education consists mainly of what we have unlearned"

    Mark Twain

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

    Edgar J. Mohn

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

    George Orwell

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

  • “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

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

    Friedrich Nietzsche

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

    John Adams (1826)

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "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

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

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

    Isaac Asimov

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

    WAG

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

  • "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

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

    Thomas Fuller

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

    Rush Limbaugh

  • "When in doubt tell the truth"

    Mark Twain

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Liberal Lingo

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

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

    WAG

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

  • "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

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

    John F. Kennedy

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

  • "A bank is a place where they lend you an umbrella in fair weather and ask for it back when it begins to rain"

    Robert Frost

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

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

    Yogi Berra

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

    Ayn Rand

  • 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.

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

    Winston Churchill

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

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

    Napoléon Bonaparte

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

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Cal Thomas

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

    WAG

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "Against the assault of laughter nothing can stand"

    Mark Twain

  • "Banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • “I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery.”

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "We are great because we are good"

  • "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

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

    Harry S. Truman

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

    Mark Twain

  • "When injustice becomes law, resistance becomes duty"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "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

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

    Winston Churchill

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

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

    Dave Barry

  • "All men by nature desire knowledge."

    Aristotle

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    Richard Henry Lee (1787)

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    James A. Garfield

  • "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

  • "Failure to prepare is preparing to fail"

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "For those who have fought for it, freedom has a taste the protected will never know."

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

  • 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

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

    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

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

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • “Paper money is founded upon fraud and knavery”

    George Mason (letter to George Washington)

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

    Joseph Addison

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Will Rogers

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

    Ted Nugent

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

    Larry Elder

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

    Larry Elder

  • "Failure is success if we learn from it"

    Malcolm S. Forbes

  • "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

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

    Plato

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

    Aulus Persius Flaccus

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

  • "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

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

    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.”

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

    Edward Langley (artist)

  • "Irony differentiates. Cynicism never does."

    Paul Horgan

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

  • "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

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

    John F. Kennedy

  • “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

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

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

    Ayn Rand

  • "Heroes get remembered - but legends never die"

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

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Winston Churchill

  • "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

  • "The goal of socialism is communism."

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Isoroku Yamamoto

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    George Washington

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

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

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

  • "Debt is the slavery of the free."

    Publilius Syrus

  • “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

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

    Mark Twain

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

    James Madison

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Antonio Porchia

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

    Kathy Ireland

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

    John Adams

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    William F. Buckley Jr.

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

    Tacitus

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

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

    WAG

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

  • 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

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

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

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

    Reverend Ike

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

    Robert Green Ingersoll

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

    James Madison

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

    Liberal Logic

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • "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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    Mark Twain

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

    WAG

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

    WAG

  • "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

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

    James Madison

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    WAG

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

    Robert Schuller

  • "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)

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

    Milton Friedman

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

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

    Oscar Wilde

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

    WAG

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

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

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

    Rush Limbaugh

  • "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

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

    Aaron Levenstein

  • "Gray hair is God's graffiti"

    Bill Cosby

  • "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

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    Upton Sinclair

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

    Paul Horning

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

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

    Ian Fleming

  • “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

  • "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

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

    Anatole France

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

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

    John Wooden

  • "In politics, stupidity is not a handicap"

    Napoleon Bonaparte

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

    Winston Churchill

  • “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

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

    Jerry Pournelle

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

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

    George Washington

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

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

    John Jay, First Chief Justice of the Supreme Court

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

    Karl Marx

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

    Edmund Burke

  • "Adversity makes a good man better"

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Alexander Hamilton

  • "Golf is a good walk spoiled"

    Mark Twain

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

  • "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

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

    Calvin Coolidge

  • "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

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

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

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    George Berkeley

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

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

    Steven Wright

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

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

    Mitt Romney

  • "Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny"

    Edmund Burke

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

    Leo Durocher

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

    Byrd Baggett

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

    Arthur C. Clarke

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

  • "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.

  • "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

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

    Pat Flynn

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

    Mayer Amschel Bauer Rothschild

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    George Mason

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

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

    Plato

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

    George Orwell

  • "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

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    George Mason

  • "All bad precedents begin as justifiable measures"

    Julius Caesar

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

    WAG

  • "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

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

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

    Cherokee proverb

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

  • "Political correctness is tyranny with manners."

    Charlton Heston

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

    Winston Churchill

  • "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

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

    Wayne LaPierre

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

    WAG

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

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

    Evan Sayet

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

    Strom Thurmond

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

    Kinky Friedman

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

    Soviet Union saying

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

    WAG

  • "One man with courage is a majority"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "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)

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

    WAG

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

  • "Happiness is good health and a bad memory"

    Ingrid Bergman

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Plato

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

  • “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

  • “Perception is today’s reality”

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

    George Orwell

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

    Philip K. Dick

  • “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)

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

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

    Bertrand Russell

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    WAG

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

    Thomas Sowell

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    Paul Jacob

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Charles Haddon Spurgeon

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

  • “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

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    George W. Bush

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

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

    WAG

  • "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)

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

    Progressive apologist

  • “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

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    American Patriot

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

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    John Kenneth Galbraith

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

    Sam Rayburn

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

    Chinese Proverb

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

    Will Rogers

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Theodore M. Hesburgh

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

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

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

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

  • "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

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

  • “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

  • "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)

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

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

    Aristotle

  • "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

  • "A free people ought to be armed"

    George Washington

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    John Kerry

  • "Humor is mankind's greatest blessing"

    Mark Twain

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

  • “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

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

    Charles Caleb Colton

  • "Never spend your money before you have it"

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    WAG

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

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    Rick Perry

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

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

    Robert David Steele (CIA)

  • "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

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

    George Santayana

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Wendell Phillips

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

    WAG

  • "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

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

    Karl Marx

  • “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

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

    James Madison

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    William Faulkner

  • "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

  • “My greatest thought is my accountability to God”

    Daniel Webster

  • “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

  • "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

  • “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

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

    WAG

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

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

    Daniel Patrick Moynihan

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

    Daniel Greenfield

  • "Today is tomorrow’s past"

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Patrice Lewis

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

    Robert Frost

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

    George Washington

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

  • "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)

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

  • “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

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

    WAG

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

    Senator Jim Talent

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

    Justice Felix Frankfurter

  • 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

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

    Rush Limbaugh

  • "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

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

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

  • "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

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

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

  • “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 )

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

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

    William Arthur Ward

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

  • "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

  • “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

  • "Comedy is tragedy plus time"

    Woody Allen

  • "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

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

    Mark Twain

  • “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

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

    Paul Craig Roberts

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

    WAG

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

    Luck

  • "Ignorance is the truest form of freedom"

  • "Innocence seldom utters outraged shrieks. Guilt does"

    Whittaker Chambers

  • “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

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

    Demosthenes

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Dutch Proverb

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

    Orison S. Marden

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

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

    Government Motto

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

    Adolph Hitler

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

    John Wayne

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

    Abkhasian Proverb

  • "Ignorance is the seed of APATHY"

    WAG

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

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

    American Citizen

  • “The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated”

    Mark Twain

  • "Ask why until you understand"

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

    Phillip Brooks

  • "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

  • "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 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?”

  • “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 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)

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

  • “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

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

    Voltaire

  • "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

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

    Bob Hope

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

    Chinese proverb

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

    WAG

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

    John F. Kennedy

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

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

    Jimi Hendrix

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

    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

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

  • "Knowledge is power."

    Sir Francis Bacon

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

    Mike Adams

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

    American Patriot

  • “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

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

    WAG

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

    Kenneth Boulding (economist)

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

    Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

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

    Mohandas Gandhi

  • “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

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

  • "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

  • 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

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

  • “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

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

    Groucho Marx

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

    WAG

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

    WAG

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Alfred Kazin

  • "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)

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Mark Twain

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

    WAG

  • "This is like deja vu all over again"

    Yogi Berra

  • "Everything has beauty but not everyone sees it"

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

    Charlotte

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

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

    Yiddish Proverb

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

    Joseph Goebbels

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

    WAG

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

    Milton Friedman

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

    Alfred Adler

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

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

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

    John Wooden

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

    Martin Luther King Jr.

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

  • "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."

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

    Adolf Hitler

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Mayer Amschel Rothschild

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

    Professor Irwin Corey

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

    John Adams

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

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

    Philip K. Dick

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

    G. K. Chesterton

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

    Albert Einstein

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

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

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

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

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

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

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

    James Madison

  • “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

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

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

    Dr. Martin Luther King

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

    Rod Serling

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

    Anonymous

  • 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

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

    Friedrich Nietzsche

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

    WAG

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

    Bob Hope

  • "A day without laughter is a day wasted"

    Charlie Chaplin

  • "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

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

  • “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

  • "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.

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

    Joseph Stalin

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    Jason Laumark

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    James Madison

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

    Milton Friedman

  • "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

  • "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)

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

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

    Jack Miner

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

    Bill Vaughan

  • "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

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • "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

  • "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

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

    Karl Marx

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

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

    Herbert Spencer

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Enrico Fermi

  • "There are lies, damned lies and statistics"

    Mark Twain

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

    Thomas Henry Huxley

  • “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

  • "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

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

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

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

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    WAG

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

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

    Voltaire

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

    Charles Gordy

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

    von Clausewitz

  • "Aspire to inspire before you expire."

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

    Hunter S. Thompson

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

    Henry David Thoreau

  • "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

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

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "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

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

  • "Lies serve to influence the ignorant"

    WAG

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

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

    George Washington

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

    Niccolo Machiavelli

  • "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

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

    Albert Einstein

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

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

    Noelle Pikus Pace (Olympian)

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

    James Madison

  • "I 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

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

    Ephesians 6:11

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

    WAG

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

    John Adams

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

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    Oliver Ellsworth (Supreme Court Chief Justice)

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

    Mark Steyn

  • "Truth Does Not Fear Knowledge"

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

    Adolf Hitler (1939)

  • "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

  • "That government governs best that governs least"

    Thomas Jefferson

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

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

    Albert Einstein

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

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

  • "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

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

    George Orwell

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

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

    St. Augustine

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

    Larry Elder

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

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

    WAG

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

    Mark Twain

  • "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

  • "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

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

    W. C. Fields

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

    Confucious

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

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