President Kennedy understood the importance of equal pay for equal work and signed historic legislation that gave women around the country hope that one day their wages would be on par with that of their male counterparts.
The old welfare system was hurting people by discouraging work and marriage. Welfare reform, and now this legislation, will build on the understanding that work and strong families are the foundation upon which we build our future.
Prohibition goes beyond the bounds of reason in that it attempts to control a man's appetite by legislation and makes crimes out of things that are not crimes.
All the legislation in the world will not abolish kissing
Once you attempt legislation upon religious grounds, you open the way for every kind of intolerance and religious persecution
The greatest happiness of the greatest number is the foundation of morals and legislation
One of the greatest delusions in the world is the hope that the evils in this world are to be cured by legislation
A woman who demands further gun control legislation is like a chicken who roots for Colonel Sanders.
Legislation†can neither be wise nor just which seeks the welfare of a single interest at the expense and to the injury of many and varied interests.
The attractive idea that we can now have a parliament of man with authority to control the conduct of nations by legislation or an international police force with power to enforce national conformity to rules of right conduct is a counsel of perfection.
Awareness has changed so that every act for children, every piece of legislation recognizes that children are part of families and that it is within families that children grow and thrive or don't.
One of the greatest delusions in the world is the hope that the evils in this world are to be cured by legislation.
My fellow Americans, I am pleased to tell you I just signed legislation which outlaws Russia forever. The bombing will begin in five minutes. - During radio microphone test.
Once you attempt legislation upon religious grounds, you open the way for every kind of intolerance and religious persecution.
The world is not going to be saved by legislation.
The greatest happiness of the greatest number is the foundation of morals and legislation.
All the legislation in the world will not abolish kissing.
Inflation is the one form of taxation that can be imposed without legislation.
Legislation to apply the principle of equal pay for equal work without discrimination because of sex is a matter of simple justice.
The wise know that foolish legislation is a rope of sand, which perishes in the twisting.
The Government does not intend these things to happen, the Commission on whose report the Bill was founded did not intend these things to happen, but in legislation intention is nothing, and the letter of the law everything, and no government has the.
It is one of the finest problems in legislation, what the state ought to take upon itself to direct and what it ought to leave, with as little interference as possible, to individual discretion.
When a judge assumes the power to decide which distinctions made in a statute are legitimate and which are not, he assumes the power to disapprove of any and all legislation, because all legislation makes distinctions.
We should not use special budget procedures to jam through legislation to drill in the Arctic Refuge.
We do not regard it as acceptable that those of us who regard it as our duty to challenge any legislation which may have the effect of detracting from the civil rights and individual liberties if any citizen if the UK should be traduced in this way.