quote by Joseph McCarthy

Our job as Americans and as Republicans is to dislodge the traitors from every place where they've been sent to do their traitorous work.

— Joseph McCarthy

Most Powerful Traitors quotations

A nation can survive its fools, even the ambitious.

But it cannot survive treason from within....for the traitor appears not to be a traitor...he rots the soul of a nation...he infects the body politic so that it can no longer resist.

Traitors quote Our doubts are our traitors.
Our doubts are our traitors.

There are but two parties now: traitors and patriots.

And I want hereafter to be ranked with the latter and, I trust, the stronger party.

The first and fiercest punishment ought to fall first on the traitor, second on the enemy. If I had but one bullet and I were faced by both an enemy and a traitor, I would let the traitor have it.

Everyone who does not agree with me is a traitor and a scoundrel.

I forgive those who murder and steal because they did it out of necessity, but a traitor never.

Our doubts are traitors and make us lose the good we oft might win by fearing to attempt.

A nation can survive its fools, and even the ambitious.

But it cannot survive treason from within. An enemy at the gates is less formidable, for he is known and carries his banner openly. But the traitor moves amongst those within the gate freely, his sly whispers rustling through all the alleys, heard in the very halls of government itself.

Traitors are more dangerous than enemies.

The person who agrees with you 80 percent of the time is a friend and an ally - not a 20 percent traitor.

The nation is divided, half patriots and half traitors, and no man can tell which from which.

A nation can survive its fools, and even the ambitious. But it cannot survive treason from within.

Softness to traitors will destroy us all.

Now what sort of man or woman or monster would stroke a centipede I have ever seen? And here is my good big centipede! If such a man exists, I say kill him without more ado. He is a traitor to the human race.

Strip the proud nobility of their bloated estates, reduce them to a level with plain republicans, send forth to labor, and teach their children to enter the workshops or handle the plow, and you will thus humble proud traitors.

The man who fights against his own country is never a hero.

We should teach the foreigners and colonialists that Somalia cannot be led by other people and that the traitors who fled the country will never lead Somalia.

So okay, I don't want to be a traitor to my generation and all, but I don't get how guys dress today. I mean, come on, it looks like they just fell out of bed and put on some baggy pants and take their greasy hair-ew!-and cover it up with a backwards cap and like, we're expected to swoon? I don't think so.

In this, our age of infamy Man's choice is but to be A tyrant, traitor, prisoner: No other choice has he.

The young man who joins a political party is a traitor to his generation and to his race.

Traitors are hated even by those whom they prefer.

I have learned to hate all traitors, and there is no disease that I spit on more than treachery.

I think the most tortured place in hell should be reserved not for traitors, but... for cowards. The weakest, most spineless losers. Because it seems to me that traitors? At least they made a choice. But cowards? They just run around biting their fingernails, totally afraid to do anything. Which is totally worse.

I have come to know a God who has a soft spot for rebels, who recruits people like the adulterer David, the whiner Jeremiah, the traitor Peter, and the human-rights abuser Saul of Tarsus. I have come to know a God whose Son made prodigals the heroes of his stories and the trophies of his ministry.

It is the just decree of Heaven that a traitor never sees his danger till his ruin is at hand.

When the enemy enthusiastically embraces you, and the fellow countrymen bitterly reject you, it is hard not to wonder if you are, in fact, a traitor.

What Roman power slowly built, an unarmed traitor instantly overthrew.

No wise man ever thought that a traitor should be trusted.

I am not yet born; Forgive me For the sins that in me the world shall commit, my words When they speak me, my thoughts when they think me, My treason engendered by traitors beyound me, My life when they murder by means of my hands, my death when they live me.

Imagination, the traitor of the mind, has taken my solitude and slain it.

To have a traitor for an ally is to have an enemy in waiting

Each man must for himself alone decide what is right and what is wrong, which course is patriotic and which isn't. You cannot shirk this and be a man. To decide against your conviction is to be an unqualified and excusable traitor, both to yourself and to your country, let men label you as they may.

Whenever you hear a man prating about the Constitution, spot him as a traitor.

This time we'll hate, alright - but we'll hate the enemy - the vicious gang of colored scum attackers and Jewish-Communist traitors - rather than one part of our own people hating another part for the benefit of the Jews and their army of scum!

Every man must be for the United States or against it.

There can be no neutrals in this war; only patriots and traitors.