'If you don't read the newspaper you are uninformed; if you do read the newspaper you are misinformed.'

- Mark Twain



I contend that for a nation to try to tax itself into prosperity is like a man standing in a bucket and trying to lift himself up by the handle.

-Winston Churchill




A government which robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.

- George Bernard Shaw




A liberal is someone who feels a great debt to his fellow man; a debt he proposes to pay off with your money.

-G Gordon Liddy




Democracy must be something more than two wolves and a sheep voting on what to have for dinner.

-James Bovard, Civil Libertarian (1994)




Foreign aid might be defined as a transfer of money from poor people in Rich countries to rich people in poor countries.

-Douglas Casey, (Classmate of Bill Clinton at Georgetown University )




Giving money and power to government is like giving whiskey and car keys to teenage boys.

-P.J. O'Rourke, Civil Libertarian




Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases:

If it moves, tax it; If it keeps moving, regulate it...and if it stops moving, subsidize it.

-Ronald Reagan (1986)



I don't make jokes I just watch the government and report the facts.

-Will Rogers




If you think health care is expensive now, wait until you see what it costs when it's ' free ' !

-P.J. O'Rourke




In general, the art of government consists of taking as much money as possible from one party of the citizens to give to the other.

-Voltaire (1764)




Just because you do not take an interest in politics doesn't mean politics won't take an interest in you!

-Pericles (430 B.C.)




No man's life, liberty, or property is safe while the legislature is in session.

-Mark Twain (1866 )




Talk is cheap...except when Congress does it.

-Unknown




The government is like a baby's alimentary canal, with a happy appetite at one end and no responsibility at the other.

-Ronald Reagan



What this country needs are more unemployed politicians.

-Edward Langley, Artist (1928 - 1995)