Government Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
There is good government when those who are near are made happy, and when those who are afar are attracted.
A government that is big enough to give you all you want is big enough to take it all away.
– Barry Goldwater
A government of laws, and not of men.
– JOHN ADAMS
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
Hell, I never vote for anybody, I always vote against.
– W.C. Fields
A nation’s greatness is measured by how it treats its weakest members.
– Mahatma Gandhi
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.