My Favorite Quotes & Sayings,
Both political and non political

The problem with political jokes, is they get elected. - Henry Cate VII

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

Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it whether it exists or not, diagnosing it incorrectly, and applying the wrong remedy. - Gilbert Kieth Chesterton

We are now suffering from a catastrophic national epidemic that will doom our nation... it is called the epidemic of Big Government. - Kawika Crowley

Washington has become incapable of handling the world's greatest achievement, The United States of America. - Sam Nettles

A synonym for "Dysfunctional" is....Washington D.C. - Kawika Crowley

For evil to flourish, all that is needed is for good people to do nothing. - Edmund Burke

Democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to have for lunch... Liberty is a well armed lamb contesting the vote. - Benjamin Franklin

Prohibition is the opium of the political class. - Michael Berry

No nation is drunken where wine is cheap. - Thomas Jefferson

The constitution is NOT an instrument for the government to restrain the people, rather, it is an instrument for the people to restrain the government, lest it come to dominate our lives and interests. - Patrick Henry

Lawmakers pass unjust laws for one reason...they do not fear a particular voting bloc. - Kawika Crowley

Your trials make your trails. - Kawika Crowley

Politicians are the same all over...they promise to build a bridge, even when there is no river. - Nikita Khrushchev

No arsenal, or no weapon of the world is as formidable as the will and moral courage of free men and women. - Ronald Reagan

When I was a boy, I was told that anybody could become President...I'm beginning to believe that now. - Clarence Darrow

Politicians are people who when they see light at the end of the tunnel, go out and buy some more tunnel. - John Quinton

I have come to the conclusion that Politics is too serious a matter to be left to the politicians. - Charles de Gaulle

Socialism is great, until you run out of other people's money. - Margaret Thatcher

Behold not the sins of man, but forgive and cleanse. - Queen Liliuokalani

God created man, and then went on vacation. - Aristotle

Technology is the campfire around which we now tell our stories. - Keanu Bruner

A government big enough to give you everything you want, is strong enough to take everything you have. - Thomas Jefferson

Freedom is not natural, liberty is not natural. If it were natural, America would not be an anomaly...there would have been tons of Liberty based societies all through history. - Dennis Prager

Life is not about waiting for the storms to pass... it is about learning how to dance in the rain. - unknown

There are more old drunkards than old doctors. - Ben Franklin

All great truths begin as blasphemies. - George Bernard Shaw

The biggest turn on for a woman is a man with a big....ear. - Kawika Crowley

A nation of sheep will begat a government of wolves. - Edward Murrow

One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors. - Plato

Stupidity is a condition....ignorance a choice. - unknown

We learn from history that we do not learn from history. - George Wilhelm Hegel

It does not take a majority to prevail, but rather an irate tireless minority, keen on setting brush fires of freedom in the minds of men. - Samuel Adams

If ever a time should come when vain and aspiring men shall possess the highest seats of government, our country will stand in need of its experienced patriots to prevent its ruin. - Samuel Adams

With this last statement by Samuel Adams, I believe we all know our marching orders. Kick Ass Patriots!

For more of my own sayings and writings please
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TheSubstanceOfLiberalism.com
Aloha,
- Kawiks