Posts Tagged ‘quote’
Paradoxical quote of the day from Ben Stein:
“Fathom the odd hypocrisy that the government wants every citizen to prove they are insured, but people don’t have to prove they are citizens”.
. . . but not greed to want to take somebody else’s money.”
by Thomas Sowell
“Fathom the odd hypocrisy that Obama wants every citizen to prove they are insured, but people don’t have to prove they are citizens.”
by Ben Stein
“Isn’t it great to live in a society where the penalty for lying to a congressman can be up to 30 years in jail, but the penalty for a congressman lying to you is another two years in office.”
from Peter Schmuck, a Baltimore sports writer
–SNIP–At his inauguration in January 1961, newly elected President John F. Kennedy issued a famous challenge to his fellow Americans: “Ask not what your country can do for you—ask what you can do for your country.” Sadly, millions have reversed that into “Ask not what you can do for your country—ask what your country can do for you.” And to them the answer is— plenty!
Free food, free housing, free cell phones, free education, free health care, free money, and on it goes. So long as it’s free, why not?
Read more at ucg.org
All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.
by Abraham Lincoln (R-IL), 16th President of the United States
not by Abraham Lincoln
. . . by who we are or what we believe.”
spoken by candidate Barack Obama, 2008
That was soooo long ago.
EXCEPT WHEN IT IS AND WHEN IT DOES. Lepanto. Vienna. Tours. Belgrade. –Ann Barnhardt
. . . the term “capitolism” might best describe our current economic system!
From a comment on Free Republic
. . . rights that cannot be repealed or restrained by human laws; rights derived from the Great Legislator of the Universe.”
– John Adams (October 30, 1735 – July 4, 1826) was an American statesman, diplomat and political theorist. A leading champion of independence in 1776, he was the second President of the United States (1797–1801).
“The fact that we are here today to debate raising America’s debt limit is a sign of leadership failure. It is a sign that the US Government can not pay its own bills. It is a sign that we now depend on ongoing financial assistance from foreign countries to finance our Government’s reckless fiscal policies. Increasing America’s debt weakens us domestically and internationally. Leadership means that ‘the buck stops here.’ Instead, Washington is shifting the burden of bad choices today onto the backs of our children and grandchildren. America has a debt problem and a failure of leadership. Americans deserve better.”