The public good is in nothing more essentially interested, than in the protection of every individual's private rights.
The public good is in nothing more essentially interested, than in the protection of every individual's private rights
This is the only race of this kind and we are looking forward to the full participation from both the public and church. It's a fun time for the two sectors to come together.
Public calamity is a mighty leveler
The public has more interest in the punishment of an injury than he who receives it.
House and Senate Republicans are now united in adopting earmark bans. We hope President Obama will follow through on his support for an earmark ban by pressing Democratic leaders to join House and Senate Republicans in taking this critical step to restore public trust.
The danger of what's happening right now in terms of using reconciliation is, the purpose of the Senate is going to be defeated. And that is to bring consensus to big issues in this country so that we have a reasoned and thoughtful approach and that the American public buys into it.
And, consequently, the art of propaganda or public information becomes one of the most powerful forms of directive statesmanship.
One cannot wage war under present conditions without the support of public opinion, which is tremendously molded by the press and other forms of propaganda.
Everyone has three lives: a public life, a private life, and a secret life.
I go on the principle that a public debt is a public curse, and in a Republican Government a greater curse than any other.
I retired from public Business from a thorough Conviction that it was not in my Power to do any Good, and very much disgusted with Measures, which appeared to me inconsistent with common Policy and Justice.
Outside of dumb luck, the number one way serial killers are caught is through the help of the public.
If democracy is destroyed in Britain it will be not the communists, Trotskyists or subversives but this House which threw it away. The rights that are entrusted to us are not for us to give away. Even if I agree with everything that is proposed, I cannot hand away powers lent to me for five years by the people of Chesterfield. I just could not do it. It would be theft of public rights.
The most effective way to restrict democracy is to transfer decision-making
from the public arena to unaccountable institutions: kings and princes,
priestly castes, military juntas, party dictatorships, or modern
Humor results when society says you can't scratch certain things in public, but they itch in public.
The public is so in awe of its own opinion that it never dares to form any, but catches up the first idle rumour, lest it should be behindhand in its judgment, and echoes it till it is deafened with the sound of its own voice
Public opinion is the greatest force for good, when it happens to be on our side
Today's public opinion, though it may appear as light as air, may be tomorrow's legislation-for better or for worse.
Expressing anger is a form of public littering.
Guard with jealous attention the public liberty. Suspect everyone who approaches that jewel. Unfortunately, nothing will preserve it but downright force. Whenever you give up that force, you are inevitably ruined.
Equality is the public recognition, effectively expressed in institutions and manners, of the principle that an equal degree of attention is due to the needs of all human beings.
Creativity not committed to public purpose is merely therapy or ego satisfaction.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
Language is the apparel in which your thoughts parade before the public. Never clothe them in vulgar or shoddy attire.