I Nsightful Quotes On Politics

quotes that are insightful and telling of the politics of the country and ways of seeing the direction it has been and is going. 14 People

    Silent Cal

    Calvin Coolidge, the thirtieth President of the United States (1923 -1929). His quotes: After all, the chief business of the American people is business. They are profoundly concerned with producing, buying, selling, investing and prospering in the world. Collecting more...
    Josie06 Josie06
    56-60, F
    1 Response Nov 17, 2008

    Tony Benn

    "If we can find the money to kill people, we can find the money to help people." All war represents a failure of diplomacy. If one meets a powerful person--Adolf Hitler, Joe Stalin or Bill Gates--ask them five questions: "What power have you got? Where did you...
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    1 Response Dec 11, 2008

    True Freedom

      Today I am proud to say that I am inhuman, that I belong not to men and governments, that I have nothing to do with creeds and principles. I have nothing to do with the creaking machinery of humanity - I belong to the earth! Henry Miller - Tropic of Cancer  
    Dewduster Dewduster
    66-70, M
    Jan 1, 2010

    Ronald Reagan's Wisdom

    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 Freedom prospers when religion is vibrant and the rule of law under...
    Grits4life Grits4life
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Nov 6, 2008

    Random Thoughts On Politics and Government

    If you think health care is expensive now, wait until you see what it costs when it's free! ~ P.J. O'Rourke The great virtue of a free market system is that it does not care what color people are; it does not care what their religion is; it only cares whether they can produce...
    Josie06 Josie06
    56-60, F
    4 Responses Nov 17, 2008

    Open Our Eyes

    A government which robs Peter to pay Paul, can always count on the support of Paul. – George Bernard Shaw One of the greatest delusions in the world is the hope that the evils in this world are to be cured by legislation. – Thomas B. Reed (1886) A wise and frugal...
    Grits4life Grits4life
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Nov 3, 2008

    More Quotes From Reagan

    I hope you don't mind, grits4ever- but I wanted to share some more Reagan quotes, a few don't show his best side.  He certainly had a way with words.  I hope this isn't too silly cause anyone could google these, but....here goes (if they fit) A baby is an alimentary...
    puck61 puck61
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Nov 17, 2008

    A Tongue-twister That Is Also a Truism

    To Pervert Poverty form Pivotry is Perfect Puffery and Possible Perfidy.
    baconfat baconfat
    22-25, M
    1 Response Nov 17, 2008


      "When the government's boot is on your throat, whether it is a left boot or a right boot is of no consequence." - Gary Lloyd "If you have come here to help me, then you are wasting your time. But if you have come because your liberation is bound up with...
    Tesse Tesse
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 18, 2008

    United States Senator Charles Carroll

    http://www.amerisearch.net/index.php?date=2004-11-04&view=View United States Senator Charles Carroll was unique. He was the only Roman Catholic to sign the Declaration of Independence and he outlived all the other signers. At his death, Charles Carroll was considered the...
    Grits4life Grits4life
    46-50, F
    Nov 16, 2008
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