Type: Election Day Messages By: John Gardner When one may pay out over two million dollars to presidential and Congressional campaigns, the U.S. government is virtually up for sale
Type: Election Day Messages By: James Harvey Robinson, The Human Comedy, 1937 Political campaigns are designedly made into emotional orgies which endeavor to distract attention from the real issues involved, and they actually paralyze what slight powers of cerebration man can normally muster
Type: Election Day Messages By: Stewart Udall We have, I fear, confused power with greatness
Type: Election Day Messages By: Frank McKinney "Kin" Hubbard We would all like to vote for the best man but he is never a candidate
Type: Election Day Messages By: Alexis de Tocqueville There are many men of principle in both parties in America, but there is no party of principle
Type: Election Day Messages By: Adlai Stevenson, campaign speech, 1952 I offer my opponents a bargain: if they will stop telling lies about us, I will stop telling the truth about them
Type: Election Day Messages By: Adlai Stevenson, speech, Democratic National Convention, 18 August 1956 The idea that you can merchandise candidates for high office like breakfast cereal - that you can gather votes like box tops - is... the ultimate indignity to the democratic process
Type: Election Day Messages By: Elmer Davis Applause, mingled with boos and hisses, is about all that the average voter is able or willing to contribute to public life
Type: Election Day Messages By: Alan Coren Democracy consists of choosing your dictators, after they've told you what you think it is you want to hear
Type: Election Day Messages By: Charles de Gaulle In order to become the master, the politician poses as the servant
Type: Drinking Quotations By: Evelyn Waugh Beer commercials are so patriotic: 'Made the American Way.' What does that have to do with America? Is that what America stands for? Feeling sluggish and urinating frequently
Type: Friends Quotations By: Francis Bacon This communicating of a man's self to his friend works two contrary effects for it redoubleth joy, and cutteth griefs in half
Type: Dreams Quotations By: Anatole France To accomplish great things, we must dream as well as act.
Type: Education Quotations By: Unknown Label on a child's Superman costume: Wearing of this garment does not enable you to fly
Type: Humor Quotations By: Woody Allen The lion and the calf shall lie down together but the calf won't get much sleep.
Type: Get Well Soon Quotations By: Samuel Butler, The Way of All Flesh, 1903 I reckon being ill as one of the great pleasures of life, provided one is not too ill and is not obliged to work till one is better
Type: Growth Quotations By: Dale Carnegie Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.
Type: Attitude Quotations By: Buddha Ambition is like love, impatient both of delays and rivals.
Type: Happiness Quotations By: Anatole France A person is never happy except at the price of some ignorance.
Type: Baby Quotations By: Author Unknown Adoption is when a child grew in its mommy's heart instead of her tummy
Type: April Fool's Day Quotations By: Douglas Adams A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools
Type: Unity Quotations By: Aesop In union there is strength
Type: Death Quotations By: Henry David Thoreau A person who chooses to die or to risk death demonstrates that there are values, principles, maxims, that are more valuable to him than is life itself. In short, he places his immortal self above his mortal self. Nothing goes by luck in composition. It allows of no tricks. The best you can write will be the best you are
Type: Comedy Quotations By: Henry Ward Beecher A person without a sense of humor is like a wagon without springs, jolted by every pebble in the road
Type: Career Quotations By: Alan Loy Mcginnis Focus on your potential instead of your limitations