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NAACP, Which Opposes Sessions AG Nomination, Once Awarded The Senator For ‘Excellence’
Posted By: Letters on February 8, 2017 12:55 PM in Hypocrisy Hotline
Tré Goins-Phillips  TheBlaze.com Published on February 8, 2017


"While the NAACP has taken a hard stance against Republican Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions’ nomination to be attorney general, the group hasn’t always been opposed to the conservative lawmaker.

In fact, in 2009, the NAACP awarded Sessions their “Governmental Award of Excellence.” The award, according to Politico, was discovered when an aide was cleaning out the Alabama senator’s Mobile, Alabama, office in preparation for his move to the Justice Department.

Sessions disclosed receipt of the NAACP award in a questionnaire supplement sent to the Senate Judiciary Committee Tuesday.

“Apparently [NAACP President Cornell Brooks] doesn’t stay in contact with the NAACP chapter in Alabama,” Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), who shared the news on the floor of the Senate, said Tuesday. “Most of the things said about Jeff Sessions and the way he acted as a senator could be said about almost all of us on this side who consider themselves conservative.”

Graham has long been a supporter of Sessions’ confirmation to attorney general, and he’s been bold about his criticism of the NAACP, too.

Last month, the South Carolina lawmaker tore into the NAACP, accusing the civil rights organization of having an anti-GOP tilt during a heated confrontation with Brooks, who was speaking out against Sessions during Senate Judiciary Committee hearings about the lawmaker’s nomination.

Making his case against Sessions, Brooks noted the Trump appointee’s 11 percent rating on the NAACP’s legislative report card. Graham, who has a 25 percent rating with the group, slammed Brooks for giving nearly perfect scores to Democrats and slighting Republicans.

“Isn’t it kind of odd that one party gets 100 percent and nobody else does very well on our side?” Graham asked. “I think it’s really odd. I think it — well, it speaks for itself.”

Brooks, alongside members of dozens of other interest groups, held a sit-in last month outside the office of Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), urging him to block Sessions from becoming attorney general, according to USA Today.

“It is the ultimate irony that we are going to have to break the law in order to ensure that we have an attorney general who will enforce the law … most assuredly, the Voting Rights Act,” Brooks said at the time.

The NAACP and Democrats have argued against Sessions, citing concerns over his record on race. In 1986, Sessions, then the 39-year-old U.S. attorney for Alabama, was denied a federal judgeship. He was accused at the time of race-based discrimination.

And one Justice Department lawyer, J. Gerald Herbert, testified at the time that Sessions had described the NAACP and the American Civil Liberties Union as “un-American” and “Communist-inspired,” according to the Washington Post.

Sessions, for his part, has contested those accusations.

“This caricature of me from 1986 was not correct,” he said last month.

The Senate is expected to confirm Sessions in a party-line vote this week." -- Tré Goins-Phillips


Tré Goins-Phillips  TheBlaze.com February 8, 2017

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

    Dana Buchman

  • "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

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

    John Wooden

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

    Author Unknown

  • "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

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

    James Bovard

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

  • “Wisdom is the chief element of happiness”

    Sophocles

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

    Plato

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

  • "Truth will always fuel the embers of liberty"

    WAG

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

    Mark Twain

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

    John Jay

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

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

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

    Confucious

  • “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

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

    Thomas Sowell

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

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "Democracy is the road to socialism."

    Karl Marx

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

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

  • "Ignorance is the lifeblood of every politician"

    WAG

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

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "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

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

    John Adams

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Lt. Colonel James G. Zumwalt

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

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

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

    Enrico Fermi

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

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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Mark Twain

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

    James Madison

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

    WAG

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

    Nelson Mandela

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

    WAG

  • “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

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

    Jay Leno

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Aristotle

  • "There is no right way to do wrong"

  • "Go put your creed into your deed."

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

    Jacques Barzun

  • "Failure to prepare is preparing to fail"

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

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

    Joseph Stalin

  • "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

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

    Anonymous

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

    Robert A. Heinlein

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

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

    WAG

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

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

    Noelle Pikus Pace (Olympian)

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

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

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

    Dick Cheney

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Rick Perry

  • "All men by nature desire knowledge."

    Aristotle

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Alfred Kazin

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

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    James Madison

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

    Evan Sayet

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

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

    Thomas Sowell (1992)

  • “Paper money is founded upon fraud and knavery”

    George Mason (letter to George Washington)

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

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

    WAG

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

  • "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

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

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

  • "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.

  • “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

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

    Robert David Steele (CIA)

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

    Yiddish Proverb

  • "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

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

  • "Banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies"

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    WAG

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

    John Wayne

  • "Democracy is indispensable to socialism."

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Tullius Cicero

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    Mark Twain

  • "Never spend your money before you have it"

    Thomas Jefferson

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

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    American Patriot

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

    Eugene McCarthy

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

    Charles Haddon Spurgeon

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

    Isoroku Yamamoto

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

    Daniel Webster

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

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

    Thomas Henry Huxley

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

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

    Abraham Lincoln

  • “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

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

    Thomas Paine (December 23, 1776)

  • "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

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

    Thomas Sowell

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

    Friedrich Nietzsche

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

    Upton Sinclair

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Charlie Daniels

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Mark Twain

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

    WAG

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

    Thomas Edison

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

    Luck

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

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

    Charles-Louis de Secondat Baron de Montesquieu

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

    Alexander Tytler

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

    WAG

  • “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

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

    John Adams (1826)

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

    Aulus Persius Flaccus

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

    William Faulkner

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

    WAG

  • "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

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

    Maya Angelou

  • "An armed society is a polite society"

    Robert A. Heinlein

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

    WAG

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

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

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

    Friedrich Nietzsche

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Ludwig von Mises

  • “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 )

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Mark Twain

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

    WAG

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

    Ted Nugent

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

    Pastor Martin Niemöller

  • "Political correctness is tyranny with manners."

    Charlton Heston

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    WAG

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

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

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

    Kinky Friedman

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • “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)

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    Otto von Bismarck

  • "Better a broken promise than none at all"

    Mark Twain

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Mahatma Ghandi

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

    Nicholas Murray Butler

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

  • "Tolerance is the virtue of believing in nothing"

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

  • "Ignorance is the truest form of freedom"

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

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    Saul Bellow

  • "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

  • "Ask why until you understand"

  • "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

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

    Edward Langley (artist)

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Martin Luther King Jr.

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

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

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

    Liberal Lingo

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

  • "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

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

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

  • "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

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

    Ayn Rand

  • "In politics, stupidity is not a handicap"

    Napoleon Bonaparte

  • "Truth has no agenda"

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

    Pietro Aretino

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

    Vladimir Lenin

  • "This is like deja vu all over again"

    Yogi Berra

  • "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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    David Stockman

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

    Albert Einstein

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

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

    Will Rogers

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

  • “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

  • "Laughter is the shortest distance between two people"

    Victor Borge

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

    Ecclesiastes 10:2 NIV

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

    Karl Marx

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Jerry Pournelle

  • "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."

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

    WAG

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

  • "The goal of socialism is communism."

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Andrew Breitbart

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Psalm 118:8

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

    WAG

  • "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)

  • "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

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Mohandas K. Gandhi

  • “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

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

    Byrd Baggett

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Dave Gardner

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

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

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "A free people ought to be armed"

    George Washington

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

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

    Sir Walter Scott

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    James Madison

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

    Hunter S. Thompson

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

    WAG

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

    Knute Rockne

  • "There are lies, damned lies and statistics"

    Mark Twain

  • “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

  • "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

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

    Alexander Pope

  • "Irony differentiates. Cynicism never does."

    Paul Horgan

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

    George Orwell

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

    WAG

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

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    Ayn Rand

  • "A day without laughter is a day wasted"

    Charlie Chaplin

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

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Sophia Loren

  • “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

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

    John F. Kennedy

  • "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

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

    Kenneth Boulding (economist)

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Demosthenes

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

    Joseph Addison

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Yogi Berra

  • “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

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

    Doug Powers

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

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

    Unknown

  • "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

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

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

    John Adams

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

    WAG

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Mayer Amschel Rothschild

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

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

    Robert Schuller

  • 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.

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

    Milton Friedman

  • "When GOD fights for Israel, Israel wins"

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

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

    American Citizen

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

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

    Ronald Reagan

  • "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

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    WAG

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

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

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

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

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

    Abraham Lincoln

  • "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

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

    Socrates

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

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

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

    Plato

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

    Edmund Burke

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

    Lao-tzu

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

    Paul Craig Roberts

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

    George W. Bush

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

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

    Benjamin Disraeli

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

    Napoleon Bonaparte

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

    Charles Gordy

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

    Karl Marx

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

    WAG

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

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

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

    Thomas Fuller

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

    James Madison

  • "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

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

    Voltaire

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "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

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

    Robert Frost

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

    Thomas Edison

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    John Wooden

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

    WAG

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

    Thomas Paine

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

    WAG

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

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

  • “My greatest thought is my accountability to God”

    Daniel Webster

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

  • 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

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

    Robert Green Ingersoll

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

    Mark Twain

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

    WAG

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    Margaret Sanger (Founder of Planned Parenthood)

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

    Edgar J. Mohn

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Saint Pope John Paul II

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

  • "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

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

    Syrus

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

    Larry Elder

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

  • "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

  • "Comedy is tragedy plus time"

    Woody Allen

  • "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

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

    John Adams

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

    WAG

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Antonio Porchia

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

    WAG

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Harry S. Truman

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

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

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

    Mark Twain

  • "Education consists mainly of what we have unlearned"

    Mark Twain

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

    George Washington

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

    Winnie the Pooh

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

    George Orwell

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Spanish Proverb

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

    WAG

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

    Professor Irwin Corey

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

    Pat Flynn

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

    David Letterman

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

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

    Benjamin Franklin

  • “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

  • "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

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

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

    John Kenneth Galbraith

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Bob Hope

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

    Groucho Marx

  • “The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated”

    Mark Twain

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

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

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

    WAG

  • "Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny"

    Edmund Burke

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

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

    WAG

  • “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

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Soviet Union saying

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

    Tacitus, The Annals III.27

  • “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

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

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

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

    WAG

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

    George Washington

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    George Mason

  • 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

  • "Innocence seldom utters outraged shrieks. Guilt does"

    Whittaker Chambers

  • "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

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

    P.J. O'Rourke

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

    Isaiah 5:20

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

    Mark Twain

  • "Debt is the worst poverty."

    Thomas Fuller

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

  • "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

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

    Rush Limbaugh

  • "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

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

    Harry Truman

  • "Today is tomorrow’s past"

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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

    George Washington

  • "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

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

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

    Dave Barry

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

    Martin Luther King, Jr

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

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

    WAG

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    Newt Gingrich

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

    Jason Laumark

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Vince Lombardi

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

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

    Albert Einstein

  • “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

  • "I owe nothing to Women’s Lib.”

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    WAG

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

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

    WAG

  • "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

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

    St. Augustine

  • "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

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

  • "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

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

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

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

    George Bernard Shaw

  • "No Man is a Failure who has Friends"

    It's A Wonderful Life

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

    Ronald Reagan

  • “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

  • "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

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Robert Green Ingersoll

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

    James Madison

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

  • "Government Integrity: An Oxymoron"

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

    Voltaire

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

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

    Milton Friedman

  • “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

  • “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)

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

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

  • "If 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

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

    Bob Hope

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

    Bob Hope

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

    Milton Friedman

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

    Adolf Hitler

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

    Bertrand Russell

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

    Robert Green Ingersoll

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

    George Eliot

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

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

    Leo Durocher

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


    Vladimir Lenin

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

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

    James Madison

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

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

    H.L. Mencken

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

    Jimi Hendrix

  • "You can observe a lot just by watchin"

    Yogi Berra

  • "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

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

    WAG

  • 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

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

    Frederic Bastiat

  • "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

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

    Alfred Adler

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

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

    Lord Byron

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

    Aaron Levenstein

  • "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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Margaret Thatcher

  • “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

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

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

  • "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

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

    Charles Dickens

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

    Adolph Hitler

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Philip K. Dick

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

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

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

    Dave Barry

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    WAG

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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "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

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

  • "Ignorance is the seed of APATHY"

    WAG

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

    Francis Bacon

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

    Anonymous

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

    WAG

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    Wendell Phillips

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

    WAG

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

    Justice Felix Frankfurter

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

    Liberal when confronted with reality

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

    Thomas Jefferson (letter to John Taylor - 1816)

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

    General George Patton

  • “The 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)

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

    WAG

  • "Aspire to inspire before you expire."

  • "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

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

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

    George Berkeley

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

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Miecyslaw Kasprzyk

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

    George Orwell

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

    Ann Landers

  • "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

  • “Every library is an arsenal”

    Robert Green Ingersoll

  • "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

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

    Edmund Burke

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

    Albert Einstein

  • "Gray hair is God's graffiti"

    Bill Cosby

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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "Irony is the hygiene of the mind."

    Elizabeth Bibesco

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

    WAG

  • 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

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

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

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

    Bill Vaughan

  • "Knowledge is power."

    Sir Francis Bacon

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

    Cal Thomas

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

    Joseph Goebbels

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

    Alexander the Great

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

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

    Thomas Sowell

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Jon Roland (1976)

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

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    Herb Stein (Economist)

  • "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

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

    William Pitt

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

    Government Motto

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Robert Green Ingersoll

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

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

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

    Vladimir Lenin

  • "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.

  • "When in doubt tell the truth"

    Mark Twain

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

    Aristotle

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

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


    WAG

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

    WAG

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

    Mark Twain

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

    George Washington

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

    Charlotte

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

    G. K. Chesterton

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

    Tacitus

  • "Heroes get remembered - but legends never die"

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

    Jay Leno

  • "Truth Does Not Fear Knowledge"

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

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

    Danny Schecter

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

  • "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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

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

    Larry Elder

  • "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

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

    American Patriot

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

    James Madison

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

    Moliere

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

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

    Paul Jacob

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

    John F. Kennedy

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

    George W. Bush

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

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

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

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

    Doug Larson

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

    Hodding Carter, J.R.

  • "Golf is a good walk spoiled"

    Mark Twain

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

    Paul Horning

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

    Ayn Rand

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

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

    Progressive apologist

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

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

    John Kerry

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

    Charles de Montesquieu

  • “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

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

    Sam Rayburn

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

    Cicero, 55 BC

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

    Margaret Thatcher

  • “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

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

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Strom Thurmond

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

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

    Phillip Brooks

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

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

    Mayer Amschel Bauer Rothschild

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

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

    Reverend Ike

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

    Anatole France

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

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

    Lou Holtz

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

    Albert Einstein

  • "Reason often makes mistakes but conscience never does"

    Josh Billings (Henry Wheeler Shaw)

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

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

    WAG

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Chinese fortune cookie

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

    James Madison

  • "Lies serve to influence the ignorant"

    WAG

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

    Pastor John MacArthur

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

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

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

    Ted Nugent

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

    C. A. Beard

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

  • "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

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

    Chinese Proverb

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

    George Orwell

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

    Dr. Martin Luther King

  • "Life………. It’s GOD’s choice"

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

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

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

    Charley Reese

  • "The 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

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

    George Santayana

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

    Thomas Sowell

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

    P. J. O'Rourke

  • "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)

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

    Milton Friedman

  • "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

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

    Anne Coleman

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • “The 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

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

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

    Adolf Hitler (1939)

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    WAG

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

    Henry David Thoreau

  • "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

  • "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

  • “One man with courage is a majority”

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Rush Limbaugh

  • “Perception is today’s reality”

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

    WAG

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    Will Rogers

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Calvin Coolidge

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

    George Washington

  • “I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery.”

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    W. C. Fields

  • "One man with courage is a majority"

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Mark Steyn

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

    Andrew Carnegie

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

    GR

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

  • "Humor is mankind's greatest blessing"

    Mark Twain

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    WAG

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

    Dietrich Bonhoeffer

  • “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

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

    WAG

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

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

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

    WAG

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

    George Washington

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

    Vince Lombardi

  • "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

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

    Patrice Lewis

  • "Happiness is good health and a bad memory"

    Ingrid Bergman

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

    Aldous Huxley

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

    Richard Henry Lee, signer of Declaration of Independence

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

    Dwight D. Eisenhower

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

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

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

    Robert Novak

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

    Thomas Paine

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

    Theodore M. Hesburgh

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

    Martin Van Buren

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

    Mark Twain

  • "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

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

    Will Rogers

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

    William F. Buckley Jr.

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

    Rod Serling

  • "Failure is success if we learn from it"

    Malcolm S. Forbes

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

    Mark Twain