More Quotes (You may not agree but they should make you smile!)

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GREAT TRUTHS (Well, maybe not. You're call!)
1. 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

2. Suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a member of Congress. But then I repeat myself.

-- Mark Twain

3. I contend that for a nation to try totax itself into prosperity is like a man standing in a bucket and trying to lift himself up by the handle.

 

-- Winston Churchill

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

 

-- George Bernard Shaw

5. A liberal is someone who feels a great debt to his fellow man, which debt he proposes to pay off with your money.

 

-- G. Gordon Liddy

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

 

-- James Bovard, Civil Libertarian (1994)

7. Foreign aid might be defined as a transfer of money from poor people in rich countries to rich people in poor countries.
-- Douglas Case , Classmate of Bill Clinton at Georgetown University.

8. Giving money and power to government is like giving whiskey and car keys to teenage boys.
-- P.J. O'Rourke , Civil Libertarian

9. Government is the great fiction, through which everybody endeavors tolive at the expense of everybody else.  

 

-- Frederic Bastiat, French economist(1801-1850)

10. 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 (1986)

11. I don't make jokes. I just watch the government and report the facts.

 

-- Will Rogers

12. If you think health care is expensive now, wait until you see what it costs when it's free!
-- P. J. O'Rourke

13. In general, the art of government consists of taking as much money as possible from one party of the citizens to give to the other.

 

-- Voltaire (1764)

14. Just because you do not take an interest in politics doesn't mean politics won't take an interest in you!

 

-- Pericles (430 B.C.)

15. No man's life, liberty, or property is safe while the legislature is in session.
-- Mark Twain (1866)

16. Talk is cheap, except when Congress does it.

 

-- Anonymous

17. The government is like a baby's alimentary canal, with a happy appetite at one end and no responsibility at the other.
-- Ronald Reagan

18. 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

19. The only difference between a tax man and a taxidermist is that the taxidermist leaves the skin.
-- Mark Twain

 


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

 

-- Herbert Spencer , English Philosopher (1820-1903)

21. There is no distinctly Native American criminal class, save Congress.

 

-- Mark Twain

22. What this country needs are more unemployed politicians

 

-- Edward Langley , Artist (1928-1995)

23. A government big enough to give you everything you want, is strong enough to take everything you have.

 

-- Thomas Jefferson

24. We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office.

 

-- Aesop 
 

Source: The Internet so there's NO GUARANTEE that these folks actually said the above.
 
Don Hess

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There is both a lot of humor and wisedom here. Thanks!

Mar 03, 2014 01:20 AM #1
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That is a lot of fun.  Have a great week.

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Don Hess
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Yeah, I don't know if all those folks actually said those things, but it's fun anyway. Thanks for stopping.

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Great wisdom and I got my Monday night laughs. Thanks for a great post

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Fantastic quotes, seems like there might be a slight theme in them.  G Gordon Liddy's quote is the best! 

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Don Hess
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Yeah, I sense a theme too Jeff.

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