Government Quotes and Sayings
Never steal. The government hates competition.
For every action there is an equal and opposite government program.
Don’t believe any rumor until the government denies it.
Cigarrette Warning: Government is dangerous to your health!
Let the people think they govern and they will be governed.
– William Penn
What luck for rulers that men do not think.
– Adolf Hitler
Patriotism is supporting your country all the time and your government when it deserves it.
– Mark Twain
Loyalty to country ALWAYS. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
– Mark Twain
The duty of a patriot is to protect his country from its government.
– Thomas Paine
No man is good enough to govern another man without that other’s consent.
– Abraham Lincoln
A nation’s greatness is measured by how it treats its weakest members.
– Mahatma Gandhi
People shouldn’t be afraid of their governments. Governments should be afraid of their people.
I have certain rules I live by…My first rule, I don’t believe anything the government tells me.
– George Carlin
A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government.
– Edward Abbey
The government is like chicken pox, you try to get away from it but it always catches you.
I love my country, not my government.
– Jesse Ventura
Hell, I never vote for anybody, I always vote against.
– W.C. Fields
Government is the great fiction, through which everybody endeavors to live at the expense of everybody else.
Healthy citizens are the greatest asset any country can have.
– Winston Churchill
It is safe to assert that no government proper ever had a provision in its organic law for its own termination.
– ABRAHAM LINCOLN
Every nation has the government it deserves.
In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country badly governed, wealth is something to be ashamed of.
People shouldn’t be afraid of their government. Governments should be afraid of their people.
– Alan Moore
The mightiest of weapons is truth. And everyone knows you’re not permitted to enter a government building with a weapon.
Democracy gives every man the right to be his own oppressor.
– James Russell Lowell