Government Quotes

A feeble executive implies a feeble execution of the government.

Joseph Story

Gordon Brown thinks you should solve climate change by changing your lightbulbs. We think you should solve climate change by changing your Government.

Sian Berry

It required a lot less energy, intelligence, and competence to run against government than to try to make government work.

Joseph Robinette

The philosophy of the school room in one generation will be the philosophy of government in the next.

Abraham Lincoln

All government is an ugly necessity.

G. K. Chesterton

I hope we shall take warning from the example of England and crush in its birth the aristocracy of our moneyed corporations which dare already to challenge our Government to trial, and bid defiance to the laws of our country.

Thomas Jefferson

Government's first duty and highest obligation is public safety

Arnold Schwarzenegger

A government full of Democrats would rather have you be a Republican, and a government full of Republicans would rather have you be a Democrat, than have you oppose both.

Brian Celio

The Democrats are the party that says government will make you smarter, taller, richer, and remove the crabgrass on your lawn. The Republicans are the party that says government doesn`t work and then they get elected and prove it.

P.J. O`Rourke

A democracy is a government in the hands of men of low birth, no property, and vulgar employments.

Aristotle

A government without the power of defense! It is a solecism.

James Q. Wilson

Where you have no religion, you are sure to have no government, for as religion disappears, anarchy takes place and fixes a compleat Hell on earth till religion returns.

Daniel Morgan

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.

Louis D. Brandeis

There is...an artificial aristocracy founded on wealth and birth, without either virtue or talents.... The artificial aristocracy is a mischievous ingredient in government, and provisions should be made to prevent its ascendancy.

Thomas Jefferson

Democracy, which is a charming form of government, full of variety and disorder, and dispensing a sort of equality to equals and unequals alike.

Plato
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