Government Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
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
There is good government when those who are near are made happy, and when those who are afar are attracted.
A government of laws, and not of men.
– JOHN ADAMS
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
Beware the greedy hand of government, thrusting itself into every corner and crevice of industry.
– Thomas Paine
To govern is always to choose among disadvantages.
– Charles De Gaulle
Mankind, when left to themselves, are unfit for their own government.
– GEORGE WASHINGTON
Governments have a tendency not to solve problems, only to rearrange them.
– RONALD REAGAN
Ceremonies are the first thing to be attended to in the practice of government.
Hell, I never vote for anybody, I always vote against.
– W.C. Fields
People shouldn’t be afraid of their government. Governments should be afraid of their people.
– Alan Moore
In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country badly governed, wealth is something to be ashamed of.
Loyalty to country ALWAYS. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
– Mark Twain
Cigarrette Warning: Government is dangerous to your health!
Every nation has the government it deserves.