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Picture quote by Mark Twain about patriotism

Loyalty to the country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it. ⏤ Mark Twain


Picture quote by Ronald Reagan about duty

The government's first duty is to protect the people. ⏤ Ronald Reagan


Picture quote by Thomas Jefferson about truth

The government will one day be corrput and filled with liars and the people will flock to the one who tells the truth. ⏤ Thomas Jefferson


Picture quote by H. L. Mencken about government

The most dangerous man, to any government, is the man who is able to think things out for himself... Almost inevitably, he comes to the conclusion that the government he lives under is dishonest, insane, and intolerable. ⏤ H. L. Mencken


Picture quote by Robert Heinlein about love

Love your country, but never trust its government. ⏤ Robert Heinlein


Picture quote by Emiliano Zapata about justice

If there is no justice for the people, there be no peace for the government. ⏤ Emiliano Zapata


Picture quote by Noam Chomsky about mind

Hundreds of billions of dollars are spent every year to control the public mind. ⏤ Noam Chomsky


Picture quote by George Washington about people

A free people ought not only be armed and disciplined, but they should have sufficient arms and ammunition to maintain a status of independence from any who might attempt to abuse them. Which would include their own government. ⏤ George Washington


Picture quote by George Carlin about population

Governments don't want a population capable of critical thinkng. They want obedient workers, people just smart enough to run the machines and just dumb enough to passively accept their situation. ⏤ George Carlin


Picture quote by Ronald Reagan about duty

Government's first duty is to protect the people, not run their lives. ⏤ Ronald Reagan


Picture quote by Abraham Lincoln about people

Government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the Earth. ⏤ Abraham Lincoln


Picture quote by Mark Twain about patriotism

Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it. ⏤ Mark Twain


Picture quote by Voltaire about right

It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong. ⏤ Voltaire


Picture quote by Dwight D. Eisenhower about money

As quickly as you start spending federal money in large amounts, it looks like free money. ⏤ Dwight D. Eisenhower


Picture quote by George Bernard Shaw about irony

A government which robs Peter to pay Paul, can always count on the support of Paul. ⏤ George Bernard Shaw


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Laws are like sausages, it is better not to see them being made.

Otto von Bismarck, leader

When the people fear their government, there is tyranny; when the government fears the people, there is liberty.

Thomas Jefferson, president

It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.

Voltaire, writer

Remember that a government big enough to give you everything you want is also big enough to take away everything you have.

Davy Crockett, explorer

The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter.

Winston Churchill, politician

I have no ambition to govern men; it is a painful and thankless office.

Thomas Jefferson, president

We have the best government that money can buy.

Mark Twain, author

You measure a government by how few people need help.

Patricia Schroeder, leader

Knowledge will forever govern ignorance; and a people who mean to be their own governors must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives.

James Madison, president

To suppose that any form of government will secure liberty or happiness without any virtue in the people, is a chimerical idea.

James Madison, president

Disbelief in magic can force a poor soul into believing in government and business.

Tom Robbins, author

Potentially, a government is the most dangerous threat to man's rights: it holds a legal monopoly on the use of physical force against legally disarmed victims.

Ayn Rand, writer

My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.

Thomas Jefferson, president

Gun control means control. It means control for the government and the government starts controlling the people.

Luke Scott, athlete

When the people fear the government, there is tyranny. When the government fears the people, there is liberty.

Thomas Jefferson, president

Government is not reason, it is not eloquence, it is force; like fire, a troublesome servant and a fearful master. Never for a moment should it be left to irresponsible action.

George Washington, president

One of the key problems today is that politics is such a disgrace, good people don't go into government.

Donald Trump, president

If the machine of government is of such a nature that it requires you to be the agent of injustice to another, then, I say, break the law.

Henry David Thoreau, author

Poor people cannot rely on the government to come to help you in times of need. You have to get your education. Then nobody can control your destiny.

Charles Barkley, basketball player

There are no necessary evils in government. Its evils exist only in its abuses.

Andrew Jackson, president

Mankind, when left to themselves, are unfit for their own government.

George Washington, president

Loyalty to the country always. Loyalty to the government when it deserves it.

Mark Twain, author

Truth is the glue that holds government together.

Gerald R. Ford, president

That government is best which governs the least, because its people discipline themselves.

Thomas Jefferson, president

The government solution to a problem is usually as bad as the problem.

Milton Friedman, economist

When you have an efficient government, you have a dictatorship.

Harry S Truman, president

The best government is a benevolent tyranny tempered by an occasional assassination.

Voltaire, writer

It is the duty of the President to propose and it is the privilege of the Congress to dispose.

Franklin D. Roosevelt, president

Behind the ostensible government sits enthroned an invisible government owing no allegiance and acknowledging no responsibility to the people.

Theodore Roosevelt, president

Government does not solve problems; it subsidizes them.

Ronald Reagan, president

I cannot allow state government to continue to be consumed by this game of political 'gotcha.'

Ernie Fletcher, politician

A little group of willful men, representing no opinion but their own, have rendered the great government of the United States helpless and contemptible.

Woodrow Wilson, president

The United States is a nation of laws: badly written and randomly enforced.

Frank Zappa, musician

I don't make jokes. I just watch the government and report the facts.

Will Rogers, actor

An educated people can be easily governed.

Frederick the Great, royalty

The best government is that which teaches us to govern ourselves.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer

Too bad that all the people who know how to run the country are busy driving taxicabs and cutting hair.

George Burns, comedian

Nothing turns out to be so oppressive and unjust as a feeble government.

Edmund Burke, statesman

Government health care changes the relationship between the citizen and the state, and, in fact, I think it's an assault on citizenship.

Mark Steyn, writer

Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.

Thomas Paine, writer

Many people around the President have sizeable egos before entering government, some with good reason. Their new positions will do little to moderate their egos.

Donald Rumsfeld, politician

Giving money and power to government is like giving whiskey and car keys to teenage boys.

P. J. O'Rourke, comedian

It is easy to rule over the good.

Plautus, playwright

The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions that I wish it to be always kept alive.

Thomas Jefferson, president

In general, the art of government consists of taking as much money as possible from one class of citizens to give to another.

Voltaire, writer

Government is like a baby. An alimentary canal with a big appetite at one end and no sense of responsibility at the other.

Ronald Reagan, president

The second office in the government is honorable and easy; the first is but a splendid misery.

Thomas Jefferson, president

The rights of persons, and the rights of property, are the objects, for the protection of which Government was instituted.

James Madison, president

The whole country is one vast insane asylum and they're letting the worst patients run the place.

Robert Welch,

I don't judge a regime by the damning criticism of the opposition, but by the ingenuous praise of the partisan.

Jean Rostand, scientist

Nothing is more destructive of respect for the government and the law of the land than passing laws which cannot be enforced.

Albert Einstein, physicist

A government that is big enough to give you all you want is big enough to take it all away.

Barry Goldwater, politician

The worst thing in the world next to anarchy, is government.

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

War should only be declared by the authority of the people, whose toils and treasures are to support its burdens, instead of the government which is to reap its fruits.

James Madison, president

An oppressive government is more to be feared than a tiger.

Confucius, philosopher

Lobbyists have more offices in Washington than the President. You see, the President only tells Congress what they should do. Lobbyists tell'em what they will do.

Will Rogers, actor

The government has the right to change laws and rules and regulations.

Jamie Dimon, businessman

Majority rule only works if you're also considering individual rights. Because you can't have five wolves and one sheep voting on what to have for supper.

Larry Flynt, publisher

Governments tend not to solve problems, only to rearrange them.

Ronald Reagan, president

Today, if you invent a better mousetrap, the government comes along with a better mouse.

Ronald Reagan, president

The best minds are not in government. If any were, business would steal them away.

Ronald Reagan, president

The most cogent reason for restricting the interference of government is the great evil of adding unnecessarily to its power.

John Stuart Mill, philosopher

I believe that all government is evil, and that trying to improve it is largely a waste of time.

H. L. Mencken, writer

If we can but prevent the government from wasting the labours of the people, under the pretence of taking care of them, they must become happy.

Thomas Jefferson, president

I own that I am not a friend to a very energetic government. It is always oppressive.

Thomas Jefferson, president

The care of human life and happiness, and not their destruction, is the first and only object of good government.

Thomas Jefferson, president

Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms of government those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny.

Thomas Jefferson, president

That government is best which governs least.

Henry David Thoreau, author

Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.

Will Rogers, actor

The government is us; we are the government, you and I.

Theodore Roosevelt, president

You could afford your house without the government if it weren't for the government.

Rush Limbaugh, entertainer

That government is the strongest of which every man feels himself a part.

Thomas Jefferson, president

Of all tasks of government the most basic is to protect its citizens against violence.

John Foster Dulles, public servant

The art of government is not to let me grow stale.

Napoleon Bonaparte, emperor

Large legislative bodies resolve themselves into coteries, and coteries into jealousies.

Napoleon Bonaparte, emperor

Office without pay makes thieves.

Proverbs,

Laws are spider webs through which the big flies pass and the little ones get caught.

Honore de Balzac, novelist

Many people consider the things government does for them to be social progress but they regard the things government does for others as socialism.

Earl Warren, judge

I am sometimes a fox and sometimes a lion. The whole secret of government lies in knowing when to be the one or the other.

Napoleon Bonaparte, emperor

Society in every state is a blessing, but government, even in its best stage, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state an intolerable one.

Thomas Paine, writer

The most terrifying words in the English language are: I'm from the government and I'm here to help.

Ronald Reagan, president

If men were angels, no government would be necessary.

James Madison, president

The danger is not that a particular class is unfit to govern: every class is unfit to govern.

Lord Acton, historian

I believe that government is the servant of the people and not their master.

David Rockefeller, businessman

The invisible hand of the market always moves faster and better than the heavy hand of government.

Mitt Romney, politician

On account of being a democracy and run by the people, we are the only nation in the world that has to keep a government four years, no matter what it does.

Will Rogers, actor

Though the people support the government; the government should not support the people.

Grover Cleveland, president

Even to observe neutrality you must have a strong government.

Alexander Hamilton, politician

Whenever the people are well-informed, they can be trusted with their own government.

Thomas Jefferson, president

Government is not reason; it is not eloquent; it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and a fearful master.

George Washington, president

Our whole constitutional heritage rebels at the thought of giving government the power to control men's minds.

Thurgood Marshall, judge

It was settled by the Constitution, the laws, and the whole practice of the government that the entire executive power is vested in the President of the United States.

Andrew Jackson, president

Government does not create wealth. The major role for the government is to create an environment where people take risks to expand the job rate in the United States.

George W. Bush, president

It's not, 'We have a city to bid, now let's go check in with the federal government'.

Peter Ueberroth, businessman

We don't need a weakened government but a strong government that would take responsibility for the rights of the individual and care for the society as a whole.

Vladimir Putin, statesman

It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself.

Thomas Jefferson, president

Governments need to have both shepherds and butchers.

Voltaire, writer

One still strong man in a blatant land,whatever they call him, what care I,Aristocrat, democrat, autocrat - oneWho can rule and dare not lie.

Alfred Lord Tennyson, poet

It is requisite the government be so constituted as one man need not be afraid of another.

Montesquieu, philosopher

To rule is not so much a question of the heavy hand as the firm seat.

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Part 1
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Best government quotes
Top 10 government quotes
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