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Just How Bad A Candidate Will Hillary Be?
Posted By: Letters on March 2, 2016 07:59 AM in COMMENT CORNER
Bruce Walker  AmericanThinker.com Published on March 1, 2016


"I asked last March, "Just How Bad a Candidate Would Hillary Be?"  As Hillary locks up the Democrat nomination, the question is "Just How Bad a Candidate Will Hillary Be?"  Mrs. William Jefferson Clinton may be the most pathetic presidential nominee of any major political party in our nation's history. 

First dispel the myth of her husband as a consummate politician.  Bill was a flop as governor of Arkansas and as president of the United States.  Bill managed to be the only Democrat in Arkansas state history to lose re-election as governor and won two presidential elections with a minority of the popular vote.  He entered the White House with huge Democrat majorities at every level of government and left with Democrats in the minority at every level of government. 

Bill Clinton was impeached, disbarred, and found in contempt of court while president, which was a worse record of determined malfeasance than any president in history.  As an ex-president, Clinton seems frail, dull, and testy – as evidenced most recently by his snapping angrily at a veteran in South Carolina asking about Hillary ending corruption in the Veterans Administration.

Since my article last March, the women who have been harassed, threatened, and raped by Clinton have served notice that they will not be quiet while his wife, Hillary, ignores and dismisses them.  This is a problem Hillary has never addressed but cannot ignore, as Republican candidates have made clear, in a presidential election. 

The hideous behavior of Hillary towards these women brutalized by her husband is one problem.  A related problem is the limp appeal of "women's issues" in electoral campaigns.  Consider the utter failure in the 2014 election cycle of every candidate who based a campaign on "women's issues."  Further, the failure of Hillary to attract young women in primaries against an ancient Vermont Socialist shows how little she appeals to female voters.

If there is an issue that motivates Americans across the spectrum, it is trust, because we have been lied to so often and so cavalierly by Washington politicians.  No sane person trusts Hillary.  She not only lies even when the truth would serve as well, but she lies about telling the truth, as in her recent CBS interview.  She lies almost as much as her husband.

Compounding this pathological dishonesty are the natural consequences of aging, obesity, and health problems that strongly suggest a slowing down of her mental processes.  The ravages of immoral life and old age clearly have reduced her husband into a very dull mind, and it is likely that many of the same abuses of youth harrowing her husband are affecting her, too.

There is another aspect to her lying.  Hillary has a very ordinary brain, artificially inflated by the left because leftists always consider those who agree with them "smart."  In college she followed the familiar path of lackey to leftism.  Hillary failed the District of Columbia Bar Examination; nearly everyone who takes it passes.  Her legal career was constructed around her husband's political success. 

Hillary has for decades been surrounded by flacks and toadies whose work is making Hillary seem and feel intelligent.  Some of the emails released from her server note that these minions, among themselves, note that she is often confused.  The numerous unforced errors in her campaign also suggest a rather mean old lady used to bullying rather than reasoning.  This, too, becomes over time a mental limp, a cognitive sloth, an atrophied intellect.

The stench of criminal conspiracy follows Hillary, and that is because Hillary is so utterly conspiratorial in nature, but these crimes are also so frequent that if the FBI and Justice Department does nothing, then the Justice Department itself may face future investigation – indeed, some of us may ask why we even need a department to protect criminals like Hillary. 

Finally, Hillary cannot embrace that "change" Americans want when she has been a Washington insider so long.  How can Hillary campaign for those goals in a general election when the only real selling point she has is "experience"?  There is nothing Hillary says that is not hopelessly tired and hackneyed rhetoric, and nothing that inspires hope. 

Forget the fact that she is finally dispatching the non-Democrat running against her for the Democrat nomination, and ignore the general polls today, which mean nothing.  Hillary will be swamped this November." -- Bruce Walker


Bruce Walker  AmericanThinker.com March 1, 2016

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

    Abkhasian Proverb

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

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

    Moliere

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

    Thomas Edison

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    John Adams

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

    Liberal Logic

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

    Spanish Proverb

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

    Kenneth Boulding (economist)

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

  • "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

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

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

    WAG

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

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

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Joseph Stalin

  • "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)

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

    Adolf Hitler

  • “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

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

    WAG

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

    Mike S. Adams

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

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Hodding Carter, J.R.

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

    George Washington

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

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

    WAG

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

    Andrew Carnegie

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

    WAG

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

    George Washington

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

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

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

    Benjamin Disraeli

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

    John Kenneth Galbraith

  • "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."

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

    WAG

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    William F. Buckley Jr.

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

    Mayer Amschel Rothschild

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    Will Rogers

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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    WAG

  • "Socialism needs two legs on which to stand; a right and a left. While appearing to be in complete opposition to one another, they both march in the same direction"

    Paul Proctor

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

    Sir Walter Scott

  • “I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery.”

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "Knowledge is the source of Wealth. Applied to tasks we already know, it becomes Productivity. Applied to tasks that are new, it becomes Innovation"

    Peter Drucker

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

    Liberal Lingo

  • "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

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

    Mark Twain

  • "Reason often makes mistakes but conscience never does"

    Josh Billings (Henry Wheeler Shaw)

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

    Nicholas Murray Butler

  • "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)

  • "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

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

    Confucious

  • "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

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

    Will Rogers

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Tacitus, The Annals III.27

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

    Mark Twain

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Dana Buchman

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

    George Orwell

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

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

    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

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

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

    Upton Sinclair

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

    Milton Friedman

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

    Rudy Giuliani

  • 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

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

    WAG

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

    Hunter S. Thompson

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

    Niccolo Machiavelli

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

    WAG

  • "Humor is mankind's greatest blessing"

    Mark Twain

  • "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

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

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    WAG

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "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

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

    James A. Garfield

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

    Phillip Brooks

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "An armed society is a polite society"

    Robert A. Heinlein

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

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

    Paul Horning

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

    Voltaire

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

    Napoleon Bonaparte

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

    Mark Twain

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

    WAG

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

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

    Oscar Wilde

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

    George Orwell

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

    Thomas Paine

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

    Mark Twain

  • "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

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "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

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

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

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

    Ronald Reagan

  • “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”

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

    Will Rogers

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

    Sophia Loren

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

    Winston Churchill

  • "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

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

    Doug Powers

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

    George Orwell

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    John Adams

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

  • “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)

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

    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

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

  • "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

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

    John Kenneth Galbraith

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

    Mark Twain

  • 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.

  • "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

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

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

  • “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

  • “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?”

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

    WAG

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

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

    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

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

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

    Yogi Berra

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

    Ludwig von Mises

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

    Edmund Burke

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

    Herbert Spencer

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

    James Madison

  • "Comedy is tragedy plus time"

    Woody Allen

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

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    John F. Kennedy

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

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

    Galileo

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

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

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

    George Washington

  • "Heroes get remembered - but legends never die"

  • "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)

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

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

    Burt Shavitz (Burt's Buzz)

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • “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

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

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

    Otto von Bismarck

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Dutch Proverb

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

    Harry S. Truman

  • "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

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

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    Liberal when confronted with reality

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

    Will Rogers

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

    WAG

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

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

    Progressive apologist

  • “Every library is an arsenal”

    Robert Green Ingersoll

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

    Rush Limbaugh

  • "This is like deja vu all over again"

    Yogi Berra

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

  • "Never spend your money before you have it"

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    James Madison

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "When in doubt tell the truth"

    Mark Twain

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

    Ephesians 6:11

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

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

    Mao Tse-Tung

  • “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

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

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Aldous Huxley

  • "Ignorance is the truest form of freedom"

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    Dick Cheney

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

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

    Edgar J. Mohn

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Bertrand Russell

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Government Motto

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


    WAG

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

    Kathy Ireland

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

    Joseph Addison

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

    Mark Twain

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

    John Kerry

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

    American Patriot

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

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

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

    William P. Anthony

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

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

    Joseph Goebbels

  • "A free people ought to be armed"

    George Washington

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

    Napoléon Bonaparte

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Eugene McCarthy

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Charlotte

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Richard Henry Lee, signer of Declaration of Independence

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

  • "Laughter is the shortest distance between two people"

    Victor Borge

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Bob Hope

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

    David Stockman

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

    Yiddish Proverb

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

  • "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

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

    Ronald Reagan

  • "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

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

    Evan Sayet

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

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

    WAG

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

    Edmund Burke

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

  • "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

  • “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

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

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

    Cal Thomas

  • "We are great because we are good"

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Ian Fleming

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

    Anne Coleman

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

    Charles de Montesquieu

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

  • "All bad precedents begin as justifiable measures"

    Julius Caesar

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

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

    Jay Leno

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

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

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

  • "In politics, stupidity is not a handicap"

    Napoleon Bonaparte

  • “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)

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

    Mark Twain

  • "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

  • “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

  • "Gray hair is God's graffiti"

    Bill Cosby

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

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

    Isaac Asimov

  • "Political correctness is tyranny with manners."

    Charlton Heston

  • “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)

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

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "Education consists mainly of what we have unlearned"

    Mark Twain

  • "Truth Does Not Fear Knowledge"

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

    Wendell Phillips

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

    WAG

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

    Mark Twain

  • “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

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

    WAG

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

    Chinese Proverb

  • "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

  • "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

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

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

    Anonymous

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

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

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

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

    Larry Elder

  • “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)

  • "Aspire to inspire before you expire."

  • "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

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    Kinky Friedman

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

    Bob Hope

  • "Adversity makes a good man better"

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

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

  • "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

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

    Winston Churchill

  • "Life………. It’s GOD’s choice"

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

    Milton Friedman

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

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Thomas Henry Huxley

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

    Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

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

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

    American Citizen

  • “One man with courage is a majority”

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Mohandas Gandhi

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

    Tacitus

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny"

    Edmund Burke

  • "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

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

    Thomas Paine

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

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

    George W. Bush

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

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

    Confucius

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Mark Twain

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

    WAG

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

    Voltaire

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

    Frederic Bastiat

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

    WAG

  • "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

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

    George Mason

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

    Psalm 118:8

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    WAG

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

    Steven Wright

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

    WAG

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

    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

  • "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"

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

    Pat Flynn

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

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

    Robert Green Ingersoll

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

    Plato

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

    Saul Bellow

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

    Ronald Reagan

  • "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

  • "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

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

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

    James Madison

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

    Robert Green Ingersoll

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

    Milton Friedman

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

    Ronald Reagan

  • 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

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

  • "There are lies, damned lies and statistics"

    Mark Twain

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

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

  • "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

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

    John Adams

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

    George Berkeley

  • 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.”

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

  • "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

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

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

    Charles Caleb Colton

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

    WAG

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    WAG

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

    WAG

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


    Alexander Hamilton

  • "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)

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

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

    John Wooden

  • "All men by nature desire knowledge."

    Aristotle

  • "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

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    Aristotle

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

    Jack Miner

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

    Lou Holtz

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

    Mayer Amschel Bauer Rothschild

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    Theodore M. Hesburgh

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

    Strom Thurmond

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

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

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

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

    Francis Bacon

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Alfred Adler

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

    Luck

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

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

    Mark Twain

  • "Debt is the worst poverty."

    Thomas Fuller

  • “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

  • “Paper money is founded upon fraud and knavery”

    George Mason (letter to George Washington)

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

  • “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

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

    Adolf Hitler (1939)

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

    Mark Twain

  • "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

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

    Plato

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

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

    Eugene Ionesco

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

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

    Edward Langley (artist)

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

    Martin Luther King, Jr

  • "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

  • 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

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

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

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

  • “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

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

    James Madison

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    Robert David Steele (CIA)

  • "Irony differentiates. Cynicism never does."

    Paul Horgan

  • "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 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

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

    WAG

  • "Against the assault of laughter nothing can stand"

    Mark Twain

  • "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

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    Vince Lombardi

  • "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)

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

    Chinese proverb

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

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

    Doug Larson

  • "Everything has beauty but not everyone sees it"

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

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

    Milton Friedman

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

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

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

    Robert Novak

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

    Larry Elder

  • "Today is tomorrow’s past"

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

    Paul Jacob

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

    WAG

  • “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

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

    Antonio Porchia

  • “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

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

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Jacques Barzun

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

  • “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

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

    Friedrich Nietzsche

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

    WAG

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

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

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

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

  • “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

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

    Anatole France

  • "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)

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

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

    Mahatma Ghandi

  • "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

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

  • "Truth will always fuel the embers of liberty"

    WAG

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

    John Adams

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Charles Gordy

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

  • "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

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

    Chinese fortune cookie

  • "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

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

    George Mason

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

    Nelson Mandela

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

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

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

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

    WAG

  • "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."

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

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

  • "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

  • “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)

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

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

    Mark Twain

  • “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”

  • "Truth has no agenda"

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

    WAG

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

    GR

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

    Thomas Paine (December 23, 1776)

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

    George Washington

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

    Isaiah 5:20

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

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

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

  • "Tolerance is the virtue of believing in nothing"

  • "That government governs best that governs least"

    Thomas Jefferson

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

  • “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)

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

    Ted Nugent

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

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

    Patrick Henry

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

    Daniel Patrick Moynihan

  • "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

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

    Jimi Hendrix

  • "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

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    Aaron Levenstein

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

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

    Milton Friedman

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

    William Faulkner

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Newt Gingrich

  • "The 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

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

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

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

    Aulus Persius Flaccus

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

    George Washington

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

    G. K. Chesterton

  • "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

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

    Knute Rockne

  • “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

  • "Ignorance is the lifeblood of every politician"

    WAG

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    John F. Kennedy

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

    Thomas Sowell

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

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

    WAG

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

    Bob Hope

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

    Philip K. Dick

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

    WAG

  • “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

  • "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

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

    Alexander Pope

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

    Orison S. Marden

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

    Edward R. Murrow

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

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

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

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

    Winnie the Pooh

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

    Unknown

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

  • “Be truthful … Truth leads to trust”

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

    Karl Marx

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

    Charles Haddon Spurgeon

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

    Enrico Fermi

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

  • “Silence in the face of evil is itself evil: God will not hold us guiltless. Not to speak is to speak. Not to act is to act.”

    Dietrich Bonhoeffer

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

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

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

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

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

    Rush Limbaugh

  • "When GOD fights for Israel, Israel wins"

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

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

    Rod Serling

  • 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

  • "You can observe a lot just by watchin"

    Yogi Berra

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

    Mark Steyn

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

    Charles Dickens

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

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

    Syrus

  • "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

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

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

    Plato

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

    WAG

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    WAG

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

    Danny Schecter

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

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

    George Santayana

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

    Patrice Lewis

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

    WAG

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

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

    P. J. O'Rourke

  • "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

  • "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

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

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

    Miecyslaw Kasprzyk

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

    Jason Laumark

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

    Leo Durocher

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

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

    Robert Green Ingersoll

  • "Better a broken promise than none at all"

    Mark Twain

  • "There is no right way to do wrong"

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

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

    Calvin Coolidge

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

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

    WAG

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

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

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

    Jerry Pournelle

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

    WAG

  • "The goal of socialism is communism."

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    WAG

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

    Bob Hope

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

    Groucho Marx

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

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

    Noelle Pikus Pace (Olympian)

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

    Karl Marx

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

    Anonymous

  • “My greatest thought is my accountability to God”

    Daniel Webster

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

    WAG

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

    Edmund Burke

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    James Bovard

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Dante Alighieri

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

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

    Reverend Ike

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

    Friedrich Nietzsche

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

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

    Albert Einstein

  • "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

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

    Maya Angelou

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

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

    George Orwell

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Robert A. Heinlein

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

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

  • "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

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

    Dr. Martin Luther King

  • "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)

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

    Justice Felix Frankfurter

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Robert A. Heinlein

  • "Golf is a good walk spoiled"

    Mark Twain

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Mark Twain

  • "Failure to prepare is preparing to fail"

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    Cherokee proverb

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

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

    Yogi Berra

  • “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

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Mitt Romney

  • "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

  • “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

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

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

    Ecclesiastes 10:2 NIV

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

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

    Vladimir Lenin

  • “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

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

    WAG

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

    WAG

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

  • "The 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

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

    John F. Kennedy

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

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

  • "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

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

    Karl Marx

  • "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

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

    WAG

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    St. Augustine

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

    Albert Einstein

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

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

    John Wayne

  • "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

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

    George Washington

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

    Arthur C. Clarke

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

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

    Martin Luther King Jr.

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    American Patriot

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

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

    Pastor John MacArthur

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "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

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

    Alfred Kazin

  • "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

  • "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

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

    Anonymous

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

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

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

    Thomas Fuller

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

  • "Ask why until you understand"

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

    W. C. Fields

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

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    Sam Rayburn

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Jack Abramoff

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

    Aristotle

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

    James Madison

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

    Vladimir Lenin

  • "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.

  • "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

  • "Debt is the slavery of the free."

    Publilius Syrus

  • "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

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    Joseph Stalin