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February 21, 2018

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  • Conservpedia
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  • Chicks on the RIGHT

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

  • THE COLD TRUTH INITIATIVE

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

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

  • “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

  • The BIG List: Female teachers with students

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

  • Heavy Hitters: Top All-Time Donors, 1989-2014

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  • Economic growth in America used to mean GDP growth, private sector growth. But when Iman Obama talks about “growth,” he means more citizens suckling at the government teat.” – Rush Limbaugh

  • Saving The Republic

  • "Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder" -- George Washington

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

  • "Truth Does Not Fear Knowledge"

  • DirtySpendingSecrets.com

  • Map of the 114th Congress House of Representatives

  • Abortion is ANTI-LIFE

  • Derivatives: The Unregulated Global Casino for Banks

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

    Adolf Hitler

  • Hide The Decline

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

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

  • "Truth has no agenda"

  • "Now don’t get me wrong.  I am all in favor of lying, cheating, and stealing….. so long as it benefits me and not the other guy"

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

  •  RightOnline.com

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

  • First Theorem of Government: Above all else, the public sector is a racket for the enrichment of insiders, cronies, bureaucrats, and interest groups.

  • "Most bad government has grown out of too much government" - Thomas Jefferson

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

  • VOTER FRAUD IN THE US: DOCUMENTED

  • It’s all about power & control, and is only made possible through an ignorant population.  Don’t be a DENIER…. Come into the HERD

  • "Nothing in the world is more dangerous than a sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity" -- Martin Luther King, Jr.

  • Who Are The True Conservatives?

  • Life………. It’s GOD’s choice

  • OBAMA Laundry list of LIES

  • “There are two ways to conquer and enslave a nation. One is by the sword. The other is by debt.” -- John Adams (1826)

  • ObamaCare WATCHER

  • "Ignorance is the single greatest tool of oppression"

  • Profiles In Bias

  • 2016: Obama's America

  • Faces of Lawsuit Abuse

  • "Government Integrity: An Oxymoron"

  • "Keeping The Embers Amber"

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

  • "The 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

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

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

  • Benghazi-Gate
    Another Gun Running Operation

  • "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."

  • Tenth Amendment Center


Posted By: Liberty on 4/1/2016 07:45 AM in Education. Published on 4/1/2016.

"The first schools, the first great universities, were focused on knowledge: figuring out what it is, collecting and verifying it, and passing it on from teachers to students. Our K-12 schools have drifted ...MORE

Posted By: Letters on 3/4/2015 08:39 AM in Myths. Published on 3/3/2015.

"On March 4, the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in King v. Burwell, a case that could have serious implications for ObamaCare. Current knowledge of the case is extremely low: 61 percent of peopl...MORE

Posted By: Letters on 9/5/2014 01:25 PM in The Irony Board. Published on 8/29/2014.

"When a comedian‘s “brilliant” witticism bombs he'll often complain to the "dumb" audience that: "The irony is lost on you people!" In this spirit of “lost irony” I g...MORE

Posted By: Bernie on 5/20/2014 08:11 AM in Bailout Blues. Published on 5/20/2014.

"In his 2012 State of the Union speech, President Obama declared, “It’s time to apply the same rules from top to bottom: No bailouts, no handouts and no cop-outs.” Yes. He said that. But i...MORE

Posted By: FlyBoy on 4/15/2014 09:24 AM in War On Women. Published on 4/15/2014.

"The "war on women" political slogan is in fact a war against common sense. It is a statistical fraud when Barack Obama and other politicians say that women earn only 77 percent of what men earn -- and that...MORE

Posted By: Professor on 12/14/2013 05:55 PM in Road To Rome. Published on 12/13/2013.

Patrice Lewis says failing to read makes us 'passive, stupid, biddable serfs' "Some time around 1908, the president of Harvard University, Charles Eliot, accepted a unique challenge. “Eliot had stated...MORE

Posted By: Liberty on 7/4/2013 10:26 PM in Road To Rome. Published on 6/29/2013.

"In economics, a "perverse effect" means getting what you don't want.  If McDonald's makes an executive decision to sell lousy burgers and ends up bankrupt, that is a perverse decision.  Markets ...MORE

Posted By: Letters on 2/13/2013 01:34 PM in Road To Rome. Published on 2/13/2013.

"A recent Gallup poll revealed that President Obama rates high on foreign affairs and low on the deficit.  That he is regarded highly by our fellow citizens on foreign affairs is disconcerting because h...MORE

Posted By: Letters on 1/11/2013 02:32 PM in Road To Rome. Published on 1/11/2013.

Some people have the vocabulary to sum up things in a way that you can quickly understand them. This quote came from the Czech Republic . Someone over there has it figured out. It was translated into English...MORE

Posted By: Eagle1 on 1/7/2013 12:43 PM in Corruption Couch. Published on 1/7/2013.

"With the Benghazi official account breaking down like cheap cement with too much sand in the mix, we now know with near certainty that our very own Department of State has been recruiting and arming Al-Qaed...MORE

Posted By: Eagle1 on 1/2/2013 06:03 PM in Gun Control. Published on 1/1/2013.

Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., in the wake of the Newtown, Conn., shootings, said: “The British are not coming. … We don’t need all these guns to kill people.” Lewis’ vision, shared...MORE

Posted By: Professor on 6/5/2012 05:07 PM in Education. Published on 6/3/2012.

"An educational futurist, in a video on Edutopia, objects to the teaching of data and information. That's the sort of thing, he sniffs, that Google can find. The futurist wants a high-tech class...MORE

Posted By: Letters on 4/4/2012 08:16 AM in Race. Published on 3/16/2012.

"Black pundits say that to be black and Republican makes one a despicable race-traitor worthy of no-holds-barred punishment.  As a black conservative Republican, I'm not frightened by this; it just an...MORE

Posted By: Letters on 8/29/2011 08:33 AM in Cynic’s Sanctum. Published on 1/25/2007.

"So what if they don´t know how many sides a triangle has? Or who Tony Blair is? That's not fair...if you still think American people are stupid, watch this video and change your mind :) eroncoelho&nbs...MORE

Posted By: Professor on 2/6/2011 10:07 AM in Youth

Oh to be young and uninformed (i.e. DUMB).   Barack Obama and his indoctrination of American youth      It's not that liberals the youth are ignorant, it's just that they know so muc...MORE

Posted By: Professor on 2/6/2011 10:01 AM in Myths

Which political party truly supports the rights of Blacks? Black History Month It is not by accident that this information is surpressed.MORE

Posted By: Letters on 10/15/2010 08:12 AM in Media. Published on 10/11/2010.

Christopher Grey says they're not able to analyze the story properly Conservatives often accuse liberals in the media of having a bias and promoting their left-wing agenda. In some cases, this is probably t...MORE

Posted By: G-man on 10/15/2010 08:06 AM in The Waste Wing. Published on 10/15/2010.

President Obama has finally admitted that a core premise of his nearly trillion-dollar stimulus package was false. In an interview this week with The New York Times' Peter Baker, the president acknowledged t...MORE

Posted By: Caxy on 9/10/2010 10:00 AM in Comment Corner. Published on 9/10/2010.

What the Burning Quran Issue Says about Us "Is it just me, or does Islam's repeated threats of violence and mayhem at every provocation -- real or imagined -- strike anybody else as the actions of a spoiled...MORE

Posted By: Letters on 8/30/2010 11:02 AM in Comment Corner. Published on 8/14/2010.

I'm Taking Action - Michael Berry of KTRH.com / 950KPRC.com   I heard Houston Radio Host Michael Berry on the radio and he motivated me. I'm taking action! If you are "Proud to be an American" ...you ...MORE

Posted By: Letters on 7/25/2010 12:47 PM in Disingenuous Den. Published on 7/25/2010.

And you sir are a MORON! "The Fox News Channel’s handling of the Shirley Sherrod controversy “was absolutely racist,” former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean charged on Sunday. Appearing on "Fox ...MORE

Posted By: Letters on 6/28/2010 09:13 AM in Revisionists' Row. Published on 6/28/2010.

Ignorance personified This Liberal twit, Eugenics, at 7:01 AM scribbles:"reminders that he belonged to the Klan for a week and a half in the 40's...". a "week and a half"?Only in the "40's"? He was involve...MORE

Posted By: TBird on 6/22/2010 08:01 AM in Road To Rome. Published on 6/22/2010.

"When Adolf Hitler was building up the Nazi movement in the 1920s, leading up to his taking power in the 1930s, he deliberately sought to activate people who did not normally pay much attention to politics. ...MORE

Posted By: Letters on 2/11/2010 02:17 PM in Media

What Obama Really InheritedThe Washington Post babbled again about Obama inheriting a huge deficit from Bush. Amazingly enough, a lot of people believe this.Budgets do not come from the White House. They com...MORE

Posted By: Letters on 9/23/2009 09:04 AM in Education

Talk about indoctrinated zombies.This has been going on for generations and it is not happening by accident. (Jersey Joe)Crowder Does Berkeley: How the #1 Public University Produces First-Rate Idiots (Pajama...MORE

Posted By: Editor on 9/21/2009 10:43 AM in Education

"An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest” -- Benjamin Franklin“Nothing is more powerful in a democracy than knowledge" -- Rudy GiulianiConversely, it could be said that "Nothing i...MORE

Posted By: BullsEye on 5/19/2009 08:10 AM in Media

"If you don’t read the newspaper, you are uninformed; If you do read the newspaper you are misinformed" -- Mark Twain"The media have an obvious vested interest in constantly urging that cameras be allowed ...MORE

Posted By: TBird on 4/22/2009 03:57 PM in Healthcare

"Much as I hate to be the bearer of bad news, I must report the shocking facts: Medical care is medical care. Nothing more and nothing less. This may not seem like a breakthrough on the frontiers of know...MORE

Posted By: TBird on 3/10/2009 04:21 PM in Media

Glenn Beck: Media ignoring Obama administration's foreign policy gaffes?Obama Administration: Arrogance And IgnoranceMORE

Posted By: Letters on 3/6/2009 08:03 AM in Taxes

When you can't dazzle them with brilliance, baffle them with bullshit. Idiot Harry Reid maintains that paying income tax is voluntary in the U.S..Harry Reid is the Majority Leader in the U.S. Senate. He's ob...MORE

Posted By: blaquorit on 10/20/2008 10:29 PM in Current Events

Can blue collar workers like ‘Joe the Plumber’ and the busy soccer moms swing the election away from the current Obama leaning trend? The answer is an unequivocal and resounding yes; but why should they....MORE

Posted By: Letters on 9/4/2008 12:03 PM in Culture

We are often told that low voter turn out is a sign of the apathetic nature of our society.Well, don't always believe what you hear. (CAA)Scrappleface.comMORE

Posted By: GOP on 7/17/2007 10:20 AM in Culture

At last weekend’s Live Earth concert in New Jersey, Robert Kennedy, Jr., a spokesman for the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), charged ExxonMobil and Southern Company with treason, declaring:The mo...MORE

Posted By: FlyBoy on 7/8/2007 11:07 PM in Education

"So many Americans graduate high school and college having learned what to think as opposed to acquiring the tools of critical, independent thinking. Likewise, they have learned little about our nation's his...MORE

Posted By: TBird on 4/11/2003 11:24 PM in Education

"Widespread ignorance of American history among students and teachers at high schools and colleges is a major threat to the nation's security, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and author David McCullough tol...MORE

Posted By: Professor on 4/9/2003 02:00 PM in Taxes

-- Voters help put initiative states in hock --OLYMPIA, Wash. - Higher teacher pay. Smaller classes. More health care for the poor. Longer prison sentences. Lower taxes. What's to hate, right?Voters across t...MORE

Posted By: Eagle1 on 1/20/2003 09:57 PM in Current Events

Today I called a number of U.S. Senators to express my frustration at the current state of this Presidential election. I was shocked when told by a representative in Tom Daschles' (D South Dakota) office th...MORE

Posted By: BullsEye on 7/6/2002 05:05 PM in Education

"New Jersey recently proposed standards in which George Washington didn't appear (in their history books).There's been a more recent survey done on college seniors at elite colleges and universities that sho...MORE

Posted By: RushMan on 10/24/2000 12:00 AM in Politics

"We've created this new voting block of undecideds by attaching virtue to ignorance... Anyone who's undecided now is pretty lame." (Rush Limbaugh 10/23/00)MORE


Obama Supporters Petition To Repeal The FIRST AMENDMENT

Either that or make people raise their hands before they are allowed to speak.  Like in the old days at school.Cool


MSNBC Analyst: We Should Get Rid of the Second Amendment

Alex Wagner, Huffington Post and MSNBC contributor: "Well, I'm going to be pilloried for this. I think get rid of the second Amendment, the right to bear arms. I just think in the grand scheme of the rights that we have; the right of assembly, free speech, I mean, owning a gun does not, it does not tally on the same level as those other Constitutional rights. And being more discreet about who gets to have a firearm and right to kill with a firearm, I think is something that would be in our national interest to revisit that."

Ignorance on display, each and every day, by the liberal, progressive media. "Those not familiar with history, are destined to repeat it".


People Petition To Confiscate Guns From Tea Party Supporters And Repeal The Second Amendment

"Mark Dice is a media analyst, political activist, and author who, in an entertaining and educational way, gets people to question our celebrity obsessed culture, and the role the mainstream media and elite secret societies play in shaping our lives. Check out Mark's books in paperback on Amazon.com or e-book on Kindle, iBooks, Nook, or Google Play.

Mark frequently stirs up controversy from his commentaries, protests, and boycotts, and has repeatedly been featured in major media outlets around the world.

Several of Mark's YouTube videos have gone viral, earning him a mention on ABC's The View, Fox News' O'Reilly Factor, CNN, Drudge Report, TMZ.com, and other mainstream media outlets. Mark has also been featured in (or attacked in) the New York Post's Page Six, Rolling Stone Magazine, USA Today, The New York Daily News, and in major papers in Pakistan and Iran.

Mark Dice appears in several documentary films including Invisible Empire, The 9/11 Chronicles, and has been featured on the History Channel's Decoded, Conspiracy Theory with Jesse Ventura, the Sundance Channel's Love/Lust: Secret Societies and more. He enjoys enlightening zombies, as he calls them, (ignorant people) about the mass media's effect on our culture, pointing out Big Brother's prying eyes, and exposing elite secret societies along with scumbag politicians and their corrupt political agendas. You can support Mark's work by sending a PayPal donation to Donate@MarkDice.com or by using the Donate link on MarkDice.com.

He has called into several top-rated talk shows dozens of times, including the Sean Hannity Show, Glenn Beck, and Michael Savage, and verbally battles with the hosts on various issues since he has never been asked to be a guest on them as of yet. Audio of some of these calls are then posted online.

The term "fighting the New World Order" is used by Mark to describe some of his activities, and refers to his and others' resistance and opposition (The Resistance) to the overall system of political corruption, illegal wars, elite secret societies, mainstream media, Big Brother and privacy issues; as well as various economic and social issues.

Dice and his supporters sometimes refer to being "awake" or "enlightened" and see their knowledge of these topics as part of their own personal Resistance to the corrupt New World Order. This Resistance involves self-improvement, self-sufficiency, personal responsibility and spiritual growth.

Mark Dice is the author of several books on current events, secret societies and conspiracies, including his newest book, Big Brother: The Orwellian Nightmare Come True which is available on Amazon.com, Kindle and Nook. While much of Mark's work confirms the existence and continued operation of the Illuminati today, he is also dedicated to debunking conspiracy theories and hoaxes and separating the facts from the fiction; hence the "Facts & Fiction" subtitle for several of his books. He has a bachelor's degree in communication from California State University." Mark Dice (4/8/13) 

Americans Have The Right To Be Stupid - John Kerry U.S. Secretary of State
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5twSqDZRdiA

John, we thank you for leading by example...... MORON!


'Guns should just be illegal': College students advocate strict gun control

Campus Reform's Katherine Timpf asks students at American University for their opinion on concealed carry. (4/18/13)

Should the voting age be increased?  Should a minimum IQ be required to vote?


Money Is Debt - Debt Is Money

"Since Nixon's evaporation of the gold standard, the US currency has been backed by little more than confidence. Confidence in the people's lack of understanding of the monetary system that is. The Federal Reserve is not federal, it is privately owned. They can lend multiples of what exists in reserves, under fractional reserve banking. They control the amount of money in circulation, which comes in to existance through loans made to banks and governments. Since the money comes into existance through debt it has to be repaid, but with interest. Therefore the debt is larger than the money supply and inflation, along with defaults and bankruptcy, become permanent problems." -- (3/4/09)


Obama Voter Says Vote For Obama Because He Gives A Free Phone

Protester outside of Romney rally explains how Obama gives all minorities free phones and that is why they should vote for him. Cleveland Ohio, September 26, 2012.

Obama Stash
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tKb78kJhaMw

Welcome to the United States Of DEPENDENCE

Uncle Sam's Unlimited Plan: Learn more about this costly government giveaway
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UCqU8yarNpc&feature=player_embedded&list=PLBFB75A4E2BDC6DC7#!

Rep. Tim Griffin discusses his fight to end Uncle Sam's Unlimited Plan on Fox News Channel
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TQHEFuMzvj4&feature=relmfu

WCCO: Rep. Tim Griffin works to stop fraud, abuse in federal free phone program
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pRNWIWyWmRI&feature=relmfu



Pro-Walker Marine Vet Gets In The Mix At Dem Rally With Bill Clinton

The hypocrisy and double standards exhibited by these protesters is so blatent.  Free Speech so long as you agree with what I believe.  these people are pathetic, and illustrate the worst of America.

Ask yourself this, "Who comes across in this video as reasoned and educated"?

Marine veteran arrested at Bill Clinton rally for Tom Barrett
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i3s4R4b-k74


Washington Redskins: What's In A Name?

"There's been a recent controversy surrounding the name of the football team, the Washington Redskins. But how many people know the history of the Redskins name?

Glenn Beck explains the background of the name, and how it relates to today. What do you think about the name?" TheBlaze (10/11/13)

Do You Know the History Behind the Name ‘Washington Redskins’?
http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2013/10/11/do-you-know-the-history-behind-the-name-washington-redskins/

"Do you know the history of the Washington Redskins?  As the issue becomes increasingly contentious — with many claiming the name is racist or discriminatory and pushing for a change — Glenn Beck tackled the issue head-on Friday.

“Ninety percent of Native Americans feel that the name isn’t offensive and shouldn’t be changed,” Beck remarked, echoing a letter written by the Redskins owner Dan Snyder to fans. “Students at primarily Native American schools all across America wear the name with pride, and say now they’re afraid they might lose the name. At Kingston Oklahoma high school, which is 58 percent Native American, the name ‘Redskins’ has been worn by its students for 104 years.  In fact, ‘Redskins’ was a name first used by Native Americans.”

“In 1932, the NFL team moved to the historic Fenway Park and were left under the leadership of George Preston Marshall. The very next year, Marshall changed the name to ‘Redskins.’ Why?” Beck continued. “Well that’s a good question for the president to ask … the name was changed to ‘Redskins’ to honor then-coach Lone Star Dietz, an American Sioux.  So the name actually pays tribute to a great people.”

Switching to a deeply sarcastic voice, imitating those who want the name changed, Beck remarked: “But the people it pays tribute to?  Oh, I guess they just don’t know any better. But Obama does. And Peter King does. And NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell does. But the majority of the Indians … don’t have a clue at all.  The speech police using political correctness again to take care of these helpless, hopeless people so they are never harmed again.  It’s for their own good.

Beck said perhaps it’s not those who don’t want the name changed who are out of touch, but those “who have no connection to the Native American culture, people out there trying to draw attention to themselves.” Erica Ritz/TheBlaze.com (10/11/13)

Bob Costas on the Redskins Name SNF Halftime
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FT9wy5xoMcI

Have the people spoken?
http://espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id/9689220/redskins-name-change-not-easy-sounds

 

How many Americans are offended by Barack's middle name?



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

Napoleon Bonaparte

"In politics, stupidity is not a handicap"

Newt Gingrich

"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."

WAG

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

Saul Bellow

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

WAG

"Ignorance is the seed of APATHY"


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

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Ayn Rand

  • “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

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

    Cherokee proverb

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

    Will Rogers

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

    Thomas Paine

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

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

    Thomas Paine (December 23, 1776)

  • "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

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

    Abkhasian Proverb

  • "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

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

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

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

    Mayer Amschel Rothschild

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

    Mark Twain

  • 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

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

    Charles Dickens

  • “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

  • 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

  • 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.”

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

    George Orwell

  • “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

  • "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.

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Joseph Goebbels

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

    Dana Buchman

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

    Bob Hope

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Unknown

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

  • "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

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

    Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

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

    Voltaire

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

    John Adams

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

    Jimi Hendrix

  • "Life………. It’s GOD’s choice"

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

    Mark Twain

  • "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

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

    Philip K. Dick

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Charles Haddon Spurgeon

  • "Ignorance is the seed of APATHY"

    WAG

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    George Washington

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

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

    John Wooden

  • “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

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

    Ronald Reagan

  • "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

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

    Albert Einstein

  • 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

  • "Everything has beauty but not everyone sees it"

  • “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

  • "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

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

    Government Motto

  • "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

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

    Edward R. Murrow

  • “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

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

  • “There are a terrible lot of lies going about the world, and the worst of it is that half of them are true.”

    Winston Churchill

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


    Alexander Hamilton

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

    George Washington

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Robert Schuller

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Progressive apologist

  • “When I refuse to obey an unjust law, I do not contest the right of the majority to command, but I simply appeal from the sovereignty of the people to the sovereignty of mankind.”

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    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

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

    Syrus

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

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

    Theodore M. Hesburgh

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

    Isaiah 5:20

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

    Martin Luther King, Jr

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

    Chinese Proverb

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

    James Madison

  • "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

  • “There are severe limits to the good that the government can do for the economy, but there are almost no limits to the harm it can do”

    Milton Friedman, Nobel laureate

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

    Sam Adams

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

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

    WAG

  • "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

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

    Rush Limbaugh

  • "Ignorance is the truest form of freedom"

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

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

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

    Luck

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

    Brad Thor

  • "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

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

    Mark Twain

  • "Political correctness is tyranny with manners."

    Charlton Heston

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

    Friedrich Nietzsche

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

    WAG

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

    Bertrand Russell

  • "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

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

    Mohandas Gandhi

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Paul Jacob

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

    WAG

  • "There is no right way to do wrong"

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

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

    St. Augustine

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

    Mahatma Ghandi

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    George Orwell

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    WAG

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

    Galileo

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

    Mark Twain

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

    WAG

  • "Truth has no agenda"

  • "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

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Anne Coleman

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

    WAG

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

    Chinese proverb

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

    Thomas Sowell

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

    WAG

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

    Niccolo Machiavelli

  • "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

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

    George Washington

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Knute Rockne

  • "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

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

    Lou Holtz

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

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    WAG

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

    Edmund Burke

  • “Be truthful … Truth leads to trust”

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

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

    Albert Einstein

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

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

  • "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

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

    Paul Horning

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

    Robert Green Ingersoll

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

    Vince Lombardi

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

    Ronald Reagan

  • "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

  • "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

  • "Golf is a good walk spoiled"

    Mark Twain

  • “Wisdom is the chief element of happiness”

    Sophocles

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

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

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

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

    Charlotte

  • "The goal of socialism is communism."

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Professor Irwin Corey

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

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

    Doug Larson

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

    WAG

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

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

    Mao Tse-Tung

  • "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

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Rod Serling

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

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "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

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

    Thomas Paine

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

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

    Mark Twain

  • "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

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

  • "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

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

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

    Dick Cheney

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Noelle Pikus Pace (Olympian)

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

    Author Unknown

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

    WAG

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

    Will Rogers

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Lao-tzu

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

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

  • "Knowledge is power."

    Sir Francis Bacon

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

    Mark Twain

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

    John Adams

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

    Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Yogi Berra

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

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

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

    Demosthenes

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

    Nicholas Murray Butler

  • "Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny"

    Edmund Burke

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

    Albert Einstein

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

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    Saul Bellow

  • "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

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

    Napoléon Bonaparte

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

    G. K. Chesterton

  • “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)

  • "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)

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

    Albert Einstein

  • "You can observe a lot just by watchin"

    Yogi Berra

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

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

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

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    Ludwig von Mises

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

  • “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 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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "Today is tomorrow’s past"

  • "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.

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

    Jack Miner

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

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "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

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Herbert Spencer

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    Robert Green Ingersoll

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

    Mark Twain

  • 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

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

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

    WAG

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

    John Adams

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

    Aristotle

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

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

    Reverend Ike

  • "An armed society is a polite society"

    Robert A. Heinlein

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

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

    Mike Adams

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

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

  • “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

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

    WAG

  • "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

  • "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."

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

    Rush Limbaugh

  • "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

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

    James Bovard

  • "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

  • "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

  • "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

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

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

    WAG

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

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

    David Letterman

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

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

    John Wayne

  • “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

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    Maya Angelou

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

    GR

  • "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

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

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

    WAG

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

    Albert Einstein

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

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

    Herb Stein (Economist)

  • "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

  • “It is hard to believe that a man is telling the truth when you know that you would lie if you were in his place.”

    Henry Louis Mencken

  • "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

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

    Leo Durocher

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

    Yogi Berra

  • "No Man is a Failure who has Friends"

    It's A Wonderful Life

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

    Patrick Henry

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

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

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

    Aulus Persius Flaccus

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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    WAG

  • "Adversity makes a good man better"

  • "In politics, stupidity is not a handicap"

    Napoleon Bonaparte

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

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

    William Pitt

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

    George Orwell

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

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

    Adolf Hitler (1939)

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

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

    American Citizen

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

    John F. Kennedy

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

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

    Saint Pope John Paul II

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

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

    WAG

  • "This is like deja vu all over again"

    Yogi Berra

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

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

    Wendell Phillips

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

    Robert Green Ingersoll

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

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

    Daniel Patrick Moynihan

  • “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

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

    William Faulkner

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

    Rush Limbaugh

  • “Paper money is founded upon fraud and knavery”

    George Mason (letter to George Washington)

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

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

    Joseph Stalin

  • "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

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

    Willis Player

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

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

    Milton Friedman

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

    George Washington

  • “The University campus is the only place where everything that a parent has taught a young person for 18 years is completely undermined in one semester of their freshman year"

    Kevin McCullough

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

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

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

    WAG

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

    Bob Hope

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

    Daniel Greenfield

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

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

    Larry Elder

  • “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)

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    Enrico Fermi

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

    Liberal when confronted with reality

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    John Adams

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

    Anonymous

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Margaret Thatcher

  • "For the saddest epitaph which can be carved in memory of a vanished freedom is that it was lost because its possessors failed to stretch forth a saving hand while there was still time."

    George Sutherland

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

  • "Irony differentiates. Cynicism never does."

    Paul Horgan

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Plato

  • 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

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

    American Patriot

  • 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

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

    Margaret Thatcher

  • "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

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

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

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

    WAG

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "Ask why until you understand"

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

    WAG

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

  • "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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Dave Barry

  • "I 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

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

  • "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

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

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

    John Kenneth Galbraith

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

    WAG

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

    WAG

  • "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

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

  • "Heroes get remembered - but legends never die"

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

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

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

    Ian Fleming

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

    Hunter S. Thompson

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

    Karl Marx

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

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

    Burt Shavitz (Burt's Buzz)

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

    Joseph Addison

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

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

    Dave Gardner

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    George Eliot

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    H.L. Mencken

  • “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

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

    Rudy Giuliani

  • "Laughter is the shortest distance between two people"

    Victor Borge

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

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "Democracy is indispensable to socialism."

    Vladimir Lenin

  • “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

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

    Charles de Montesquieu

  • "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

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

    Mark Steyn

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

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

    Tacitus, The Annals III.27

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

    George Washington

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

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

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

  • "Comedy is tragedy plus time"

    Woody Allen

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

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

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

    James Madison

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

    Miecyslaw Kasprzyk

  • "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

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

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

    Evan Sayet

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

    Albert Einstein

  • "Banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "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)

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

  • "When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, "I used everything You gave me"

    Erma Bombeck

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

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

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

    WAG

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

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

    Aaron Levenstein

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

    Frederic Bastiat

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

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

    Aldous Huxley

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

    Harry S. Truman

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

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

    Byrd Baggett

  • "All men by nature desire knowledge."

    Aristotle

  • “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

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

    Milton Friedman

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

  • “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?”

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

  • "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

  • "Democracy is the road to socialism."

    Karl Marx

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

    George Orwell

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

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

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    George Berkeley

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

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

    WAG

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

    Will Rogers

  • "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

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    George W. Bush

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

    Plato

  • "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

  • "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

  • "Better a broken promise than none at all"

    Mark Twain

  • “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

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

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

    Alexander Pope

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

  • 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 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."

  • “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 )

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

    WAG

  • "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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Ronald Reagan

  • "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

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

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

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

    Dante Alighieri

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

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

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

  • "Truth will always fuel the embers of liberty"

    WAG

  • "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

  • “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

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

    George W. Bush

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "One man with courage is a majority"

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Edmund Burke

  • “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

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

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "I owe nothing to Women’s Lib.”

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Albert Einstein

  • "Tolerance is the virtue of believing in nothing"

  • "An informed public is essential to a democracy"

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    WAG

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

    Robert Novak

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

    WAG

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

    Justice Felix Frankfurter

  • “The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated”

    Mark Twain

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

    Paul Craig Roberts

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

    Dr. Martin Luther King

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

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

    Lt. Colonel James G. Zumwalt

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

  • “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

  • "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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

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

    Sir Walter Scott

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

    Patrice Lewis

  • "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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Martin Van Buren

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

    Karl Marx

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

    Vince Lombardi

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

    Yiddish Proverb

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

    Thomas Paine

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

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

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

  • "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

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

    Calvin Coolidge

  • "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)

  • "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

  • "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

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

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

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

    Winston Churchill

  • "To 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

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

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

    Robert David Steele (CIA)

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    David Stockman

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

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

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

  • "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)

  • "A day without laughter is a day wasted"

    Charlie Chaplin

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

    WAG

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Hodding Carter, J.R.

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

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

    Pat Flynn

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    John Adams

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

    Isoroku Yamamoto

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

    WAG

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

    James A. Garfield

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Ayn Rand

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

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

    John Wooden

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

    Anonymous

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

    Alfred Adler

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Senator Jim Talent

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

    WAG

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

    Groucho Marx

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

    Orison S. Marden

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

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

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

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

    Dean Acheson

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

    Mahatma Ghandi

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

    Rick Perry

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

    WAG

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

    Vladimir Lenin

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

  • "Education consists mainly of what we have unlearned"

    Mark Twain

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

    Fletcher Knebel, Historian

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

    American Patriot

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

    Liberal Lingo

  • "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

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

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

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

  • “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)

  • "Ignorance is the lifeblood of every politician"

    WAG

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

    Martin Luther King Jr.

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

    Voltaire

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

    Psalm 118:8

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

    George Mason

  • "Debt is the worst poverty."

    Thomas Fuller

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

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

    Confucious

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

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

    Jason Laumark

  • “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

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

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

    P. J. O'Rourke

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

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

    WAG

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

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Larry Elder

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

    James Madison

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Doug Powers

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

    WAG

  • “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

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

    WAG

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

    Richard Henry Lee, signer of Declaration of Independence

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

    WAG

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

    Edmund Burke

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

    John Kenneth Galbraith

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

    James Madison

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

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

    Nelson Mandela

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

    WAG

  • "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

  • "That government governs best that governs least"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "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

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

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

    Mark Twain

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

    WAG

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

    Bob Hope

  • "Until such time that compassion is measured by helping people to help themselves, we will only ensure the enslavement of others, in the very name of compassion"

    WAG

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

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

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    William Arthur Ward

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

    Jerry Pournelle

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

    William P. Anthony

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

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

    Ephesians 6:11

  • "When in doubt tell the truth"

    Mark Twain

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

    Ann Landers

  • "Truth Does Not Fear Knowledge"

  • "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

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

    Jay Leno

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

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "Debt is the slavery of the free."

    Publilius Syrus

  • "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

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

    Benjamin Franklin

  • "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

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

    P.J. O'Rourke

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

    W. C. Fields

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

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

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

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

  • "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

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

    George Santayana

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

    Ecclesiastes 10:2 NIV

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

    Soviet Union saying

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

    George Orwell

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

    Confucius

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

    Adolph Hitler

  • “One man with courage is a majority”

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Andrew Carnegie

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

    WAG

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

    Mark Twain

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

    James Madison

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

    Otto von Bismarck

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

    Eugene McCarthy

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

    Oscar Wilde

  • "It ain't what you don't know that gets you into trouble. It's what you know for sure that just ain't so"

    Mark Twain

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

  • "Lies serve to influence the ignorant"

    WAG

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

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

    John F. Kennedy

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

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

    Adolf Hitler

  • "All bad precedents begin as justifiable measures"

    Julius Caesar

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    John Adams (1826)

  • "Happiness is good health and a bad memory"

    Ingrid Bergman

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • ”In war there is no substitute for victory”

    General Douglas MacArthur

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

    Robert A. Heinlein

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

    Proverbs 17:28 (NIV)

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

  • "I feel sorry for people who don't drink. When they wake up in the morning, that's as good as they're going to feel all day."

    Lyndon B. Johnson

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

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

    von Clausewitz

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    Rush Limbaugh

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

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

    Winnie the Pooh

  • "Aspire to inspire before you expire."

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

    John Adams

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Lord Byron

  • “The government is good at one thing. It knows how to break your legs, and then hand you a crutch and say, ‘See if it weren’t for the government, you wouldn’t be able to walk.’”

    Harry Browne

  • “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

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

    James Madison

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Arthur C. Clarke

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

    WAG

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

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

    Anonymous

  • "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

  • "Government Integrity: An Oxymoron"

  • "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

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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Robert Frost

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

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

    Liberal Logic

  • "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

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

  • "There are lies, damned lies and statistics"

    Mark Twain

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

    Peter Drucker

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

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

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

    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

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

    WAG

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

    Mark Twain

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

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

    WAG

  • “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)

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

    Bob Hope

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

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Ayn Rand

  • "The 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)

  • “My greatest thought is my accountability to God”

    Daniel Webster

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

    WAG

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

    Milton Friedman

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Edward Langley (artist)

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

    Dutch Proverb

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

    WAG

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    WAG

  • "Disobedience to tyrants is Obedience to God"

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    Thomas Fuller

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

    William F. Buckley Jr.

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

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

    Adlai E. Stevenson

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

    WAG

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

    Henry David Thoreau

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Chinese fortune cookie

  • "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

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

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

    George Washington

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

    Mark Twain

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

    John Kenneth Galbraith

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

    Aristotle

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

    Ayn Rand

  • “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

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

    WAG

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

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

    Kenneth Boulding (economist)

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

    Thomas Edison

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

    Sophia Loren

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

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

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

    Will Rogers

  • "Failure is success if we learn from it"

    Malcolm S. Forbes

  • "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

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

    Aristotle

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

    Phillip Brooks

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

    Robert A. Heinlein

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

    Tacitus

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

    WAG

  • "We are great because we are good"

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

    Antonio Porchia

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


    Vladimir Lenin

  • “Every library is an arsenal”

    Robert Green Ingersoll

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

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

    Pastor John MacArthur

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

    John F. Kennedy

  • "When injustice becomes law, resistance becomes duty"

    Thomas Jefferson

  • “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”

  • "Go put your creed into your deed."

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • "Never spend your money before you have it"

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    WAG

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

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

    WAG

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

    Steven Wright

  • "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

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

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

    Milton Friedman

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • “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

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

  • "Gray hair is God's graffiti"

    Bill Cosby

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

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

    Albert Einstein

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

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

    Harry Truman

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

    Joseph Stalin

  • "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

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

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

    Thomas Henry Huxley

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

    WAG

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

    Douglas Casey

  • "When GOD fights for Israel, Israel wins"

  • "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

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

  • "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

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

    Mark Twain

  • “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

  • "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

  • “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

  • “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

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

    Edgar J. Mohn

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

    Thomas Edison

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

    Isaac Asimov

  • "The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not."

    Thomas Jefferson

  • "The 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

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

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

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

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

    Ted Nugent

  • "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

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

    Mayer Amschel Bauer Rothschild

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

    WAG

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

    Charles Caleb Colton

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

  • “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

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

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

    Karl Marx

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

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

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

    Charles Gordy

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

    Friedrich Nietzsche

  • “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”

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

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

    Alexander Hamilton

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    WAG

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

    Benjamin Disraeli

  • “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”

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

  • "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)

  • "A free people ought to be armed"

    George Washington

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

    Benjamin Franklin

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

  • "Humor is mankind's greatest blessing"

    Mark Twain

  • “I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery.”

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Will Rogers

  • "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

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

    WAG

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

    Robert A. Heinlein

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

    George Washington

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Milton Friedman

  • "The 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

  • “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

  • 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

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

    Alfred Kazin

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

    Socrates

  • 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.

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

    Eugene Ionesco

  • "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

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

    Philip K. Dick

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

    Cal Thomas

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

    Mark Twain

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

    Danny Schecter

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

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

    Ayn Rand

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

    Bill Vaughan

  • “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

  • "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)

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

    Mitt Romney

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

    WAG

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

    Upton Sinclair

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

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

    George Washington

  • "Failure to prepare is preparing to fail"

    Benjamin Franklin

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

    Francis Bacon

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

    WAG

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

    Mark Twain

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

  • "Against the assault of laughter nothing can stand"

    Mark Twain

  • “I would not look to the U.S. Constitution, if I were drafting a constitution in the year 2012.”

    Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Supreme Court Justice)

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

    Plato

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

    Dave Barry

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Napoleon Bonaparte

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Dietrich Bonhoeffer

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

    James Madison

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

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

    WAG

  • "Half the people you know are below average"

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

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

    Ronald Reagan

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

    Moliere

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

    Abraham Lincoln

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

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

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

    George Bernard Shaw

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

    Dwight D. Eisenhower

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

    Kinky Friedman

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

    Spanish Proverb

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

    Robert Green Ingersoll

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

    Larry Elder

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

    Thomas Jefferson

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

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

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

    Jacques Barzun

  • "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)

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

    Kathy Ireland

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

    Joseph Stalin

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

  • "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

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

    Sam Rayburn

  • "Innocence seldom utters outraged shrieks. Guilt does"

    Whittaker Chambers

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

    James Madison

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

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

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

    Strom Thurmond

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

  • "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

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

    Mark Twain

  • “Perception is today’s reality”

  • "Irony is the hygiene of the mind."

    Elizabeth Bibesco

  • "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

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

    Mark Twain

  • "Reason often makes mistakes but conscience never does"

    Josh Billings (Henry Wheeler Shaw)

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

  • "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"

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

    John Kerry

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

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

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

    Anatole France

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

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


    WAG

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

    George Mason

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

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

    Winston Churchill

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

    Margaret Thatcher

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

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  • "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

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

    WAG