Government Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
It is safe to assert that no government proper ever had a provision in its organic law for its own termination.
- ABRAHAM LINCOLN
The federal government has never been known for its sense of humor.
- LAURELL K. HAMILTON
The will of the people is the source and the happiness of the people the end of all legitimate government upon earth.
- JOHN QUINCY ADAMS
Government is like a baby. An alimentary canal with a big appetite at one end and no responsibility at the other.
- RONALD REAGAN
Beware the greedy hand of government, thrusting itself into every corner and crevice of industry.
- Thomas Paine
We are imperfect. We cannot expect perfect government.
- William Howard Taft
To govern is always to choose among disadvantages.
- Charles De Gaulle
Mankind, when left to themselves, are unfit for their own government.
- GEORGE WASHINGTON
Capitalism is not an ideal solution because it would, in theory, legally allow a single person or organization to eventually buy out everybody else living on earth. The whole globe having thus become private property, the telltale sign of capitalism, ‘no trespassing’ would arise on every spot on earth.
A nation’s greatness is measured by how it treats its weakest members.
- Mahatma Gandhi
I have certain rules I live by…My first rule, I don’t believe anything the government tells me.
- George Carlin
People shouldn’t be afraid of their government. Governments should be afraid of their people.
- Alan Moore
Loyalty to country ALWAYS. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
- Mark Twain
Cigarrette Warning: Government is dangerous to your health!
The mightiest of weapons is truth. And everyone knows you’re not permitted to enter a government building with a weapon.
Every nation has the government it deserves.