Quotes on government

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Our government... teaches the whole people by its example. If the government becomes the lawbreaker, it breeds contempt for law; it invites every man to become a law unto himself; it invites anarchy.
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Louis D. Brandeis Quotes

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A president who breaks the law is a threat to the very structure of our government.
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Al Gore Quotes

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If Columbus had an advisory committee he would probably still be at the dock.
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Arthur Goldberg Quotes

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The death of democracy is not likely to be an assassination from ambush. It will be a slow extinction from apathy, indifference, and undernourishment.
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Robert M. Hutchins Quotes

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When a machine begins to run without human aid, it is time to scrap it - whether it be a factory or a government.
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Alexander Chase Quotes

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... the moral test of government is how that government treats those who are in the dawn of life, the children; those who are in the twilight of life, the elderly; those who are in the shadows of life; the sick, the needy and the handicapped.
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Clare Boothe Luce Quotes

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Ancient Rome declined because it had a Senate. Now what's going to happen to us with both a House and a Senate?
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Will Rogers Quotes

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Our political institutions work remarkably well. They are designed to clang against each other. The noise is democracy at work.
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Michael Novak Quotes

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Giving money and power to government is like giving whiskey and car keys to teenage boys.
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P.J. O'Rourke Quotes

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When government accepts responsibility for people, then people no longer take responsibility for themselves.
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George Pataki Quotes

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