Featured Quotes

Note: I agree with some of these quotes. Others are here to let you see what the enemies of the Constitution have said. You figure out which is which.

Or is it that slow paced evil creeps in when it espies and envies happiness, and then takes a deliberate foul delight in spoiling it? ― Leslie W.P. Garland

More evil gets done in the name of righteousness than any other way. ―Glen Cook

There must have been a moment, at the beginning, where we could have said — no. But somehow we missed it. ― Tom Stoppard 

It was important, Dumbledore said, to fight, and fight again, and keep fighting, for only then could evil be kept at bay, though never quite eradicated. . . .― J.K. Rowling

If it be so, our God whom we serve is able to deliver us from the burning fiery furnace, and he will deliver us out of thine hand, O king. But if not, be it known unto thee, O king, that we will not serve thy gods, nor worship the golden image which thou hast set up. — Daniel 3:17-18, King James Version

The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing. ― Edmund Burke

The world is a dangerous place to live, not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don’t do anything about it. ― Albert Einstein

If you see fraud and do not say fraud, you are a fraud. —Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Prosecutors are all used to people who commit fraud making wild accusations when they’re caught. –Eric Schneiderman

Fraud and falsehood only dread examination. Truth invites it. –Samuel Johnson

Whoever is detected in a shameful fraud is ever after not believed even if they speak the truth. –Phaedrus

“Even now,” declares the Lord, “return to me with all your heart, with fasting and weeping and mourning.” –Joel 2:12

There are three things in the world that deserve no mercy, hypocrisy, fraud, and tyranny. –Frederick William Robertson

All tyrannies rule through fraud and force, but once the fraud is exposed they must rely exclusively on force. ~ George Orwell

The tipping point for e-voting fraud, I think, will be when they realize it’s cheaper to hire hackers than to buy campaign ads.― Matt Blaze

The best time to fight corruption was ages ago, the next best time is now. ―Amit Kalantri

Things gained through unjust fraud are never secure. –Sophocles

The greatest threat to the constitutional right to vote is voter fraud. –Lynn Westmoreland

Surely in vain the net is spread in the sight of any bird. –Proverbs 1:17

Our freedoms are vanishing. If you do not get active to take a stand now against all that is wrong while we still can, then maybe one of your children may elect to do so in the future, when it will be far more riskier — and much, much harder. ― Suzy Kassem

How many observe Christ’s birthday! How few, His precepts! 
― Benjamin Franklin

Good…if you’ve done things you aren’t proud of. It means you have a conscience.― Criss Jami

I am free, no matter what rules surround me. If I find them tolerable, I tolerate them; if I find them too obnoxious, I break them. I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do. ― Robert A. Heinlein

Now that she had nothing to lose, she was free.― Paulo Coelho

Courage does not always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, ‘I will try again tomorrow.‘ ― Mary Anne Radmacher

And I sought for a man among them, that should build up the wall, and stand in the gap before me for the land, that I should not destroy it; but I found none. –Ezekiel 22:30

It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare.― Mark Twain

Believe you can and you’re halfway there.― Theodore Roosevelt

The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.― Coco Chanel

If ever the Time should come, when vain & aspiring Men shall possess the highest Seats in Government, our Country will stand in Need of its experienced Patriots to prevent its Ruin –Samuel Adams

It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.― J.K. Rowling

There is no point in using the word ‘impossible’ to describe something that has clearly happened. ― Douglas Adams

Arise, Lord! Deliver me, my God! Strike all my enemies on the jaw; break the teeth of the wicked. –Psalm 3:7

Those who can make you believe absurdities, can make you commit atrocities. ― Voltaire

Our natural, inalienable rights are now considered to be a dispensation from government, and freedom has never been so fragile, so close to slipping from our grasp as it is at this moment.― Ronald Reagan

I hope we once again have reminded people that man is not free unless government is limited. There’s a clear cause and effect here that is as neat and predictable as a law of physics: As government expands, liberty contracts.― Ronald Reagan

Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely according to conscience, above all liberties.― John Milton

Those who deny freedom to others, deserve it not for themselves
― Abraham Lincoln

People have only as much liberty as they have the intelligence to want and the courage to take.― Emma Goldman

When justice is done, it brings joy to the righteous but terror to evildoers. —Proverbs 21:15

Reality denied comes back to haunt. —Philip K Dick

Stand up for what is right against the wrong. ― Suzy Kassem

Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. — Martin Luther King, Jr

I’m not so foolish as to think truth and justice must inevitably triumph simply because they deserve to, but liars ultimately destroy the things they lie to protect, and corruption, ambition, and betrayal inevitably betray themselves, as well. –David Weber

You know, the courts may not be working any more, but as long as everyone is videotaping everyone else, justice will be done. –Marge Simpson, The Simpsons

If you kick a lion when it is down, God help you when it gets up. ― Matshona Dhliwayo

A false witness will not go unpunished, and whoever pours out lies will not go free. — Proverbs 19:5

Peace, commerce, and honest friendship with all nations…entangling alliances with none― Thomas Jefferson

The whole art of government consists in the art of being honest.― Thomas Jefferson

Though they plot evil against you and devise wicked schemes, they cannot succeed. –Psalm 21:11

When you can’t make them see the light, make them feel the heat. –Ronald Reagan

Never esteem anything as of advantage to you that will make you break your word or lose your self-respect. ― Marcus Aurelius

Honest people don’t hide their deeds. ― Emily Brontë

The Lord abhors differing weights, and dishonest scales are wicked. –Proverbs 20:23

Oh, what a tangled web we weave…when first we practice to deceive. 
― Walter Scott

You ask me what forces me to speak? a strange thing; my conscience. Victor Hugo

You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can not fool all of the people all of the time.― Abraham Lincoln

It’s discouraging to think how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit. ― Noël Coward

Peace and justice are two sides of the same coin. ― Dwight D. Eisenhower

People who don’t expect justice don’t have to suffer disappointment.
― Isaac Asimov

Lord, I have heard of your fame; I stand in awe of your deeds, Lord.
Repeat them in our day, in our time make them known; in wrath remember mercy. –Habakkuk 3:2

The pandemic has resulted in previously unimaginable restrictions on individual liberty. — Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito

In all debates, let truth be thy aim, not victory, or an unjust interest ― William Penn

It takes a great deal of courage to stand alone even if you believe in something very strongly. ― Reginald Rose

Right is right, even if everyone is against it, and wrong is wrong, even if everyone is for it. ― William Penn

Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are. –Benjamin Franklin

Timid men prefer the calm of despotism to the tempestuous sea of Liberty.― Thomas Jefferson

Because you have plundered many nations, the peoples who are left will plunder you. For you have shed human blood; you have destroyed lands and cities and everyone in them. –Habakkuk 2:8

A man without a vote is a man without protection. —Lyndon B. Johnson

We’ll not allow the corruption to steal such an election or any important election for that matter, and we can’t allow silence–anybody to silence our voters and manufacture results. –Donald Trump

We have put together, I think, the most extensive and inclusive voter fraud organization in the history of American politics. — Joe Biden

He longed for certainty, and was afraid of it.― Oscar Wilde

You can tell the greatness of a man by what makes him angry. –Abraham Lincoln

We must reject the idea that every time a law’s broken, society is guilty rather than the lawbreaker. It is time to restore the American precept that each individual is accountable for his actions. —Ronald Reagan

Woe to those who call evil good and good evil,
who put darkness for light and light for darkness,
who put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter. —Isaiah 5:20

The Press was to serve the governed, not the governors. — Hugo Black, Supreme Court Justice

We should be eternally vigilant against attempts to check the expression of opinions that we loathe. –Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

A judge can’t have any agenda. A judge can’t have a preferred outcome in any particular case. –Samuel Alito

The oath that I have solemnly taken tonight means, at its core, that I will do my job without any fear or favor and that I will do so independently of both the political branches and of my own preferences.–Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett

The Supreme Court is the last line of defense for the separation of powers and for the rights and liberties guaranteed by the Constitution. –Brett Kavanaugh

The American dream is shrinking because some of our leaders want it to shrink. Decline, in other words, has become a policy objective. And if this decline continues at the current pace, America as we know it will cease to exist. In effect, we will have committed national suicide.– Dinesh D’Souza

I will stand at my watch and station myself on the ramparts;
I will look to see what he will say to me, and what answer I am to give to this complaint.–Habakkuk 2:1

Unlike the unfortunate practice or custom in Washington and in much of the country, the court is a model of civility. It’s a wonderful place. –Clarence Thomas

I will never waver. I will never disappoint. I have and I will continue to protect the Second Amendment. — Donald Trump

Everything I did in my life that was worthwhile, I caught hell for— Earl Warren, Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court

I assure you I have my own mind. –Judge Amy Coney Barrett

A question of whether I can mandate over state lines that every single state has to comply. Our legal team thinks I can do that based upon the degree to which there’s a crisis in those states and how bad things are for the country.  –Joe Biden, on making masks mandatory

And I would go to every governor, and I’d go to governors relating, Republican and Democratic governors, and I’d say, we have to have this national mandate. We must do it. —Joe Biden, on a mask mandate

Why do you make me look at injustice?  Why do you tolerate wrongdoing?
Destruction and violence are before me; there is strife, and conflict abounds. –Habakkuk 1:3

You didn’t ask Joe Biden, whether or not he denounces Antifa. I watched him on the same basic show with Lester Holt, and he was asking questions like Biden was a child. –Donald Trump

I view wearing this mask not so much protecting me, but as a patriotic responsibility. –Joe Biden

In a system of precedent, the new majority bears the weight of explaining why the constitutional vision of their predecessors was flawed and of making the case as to why theirs better captures the meaning of our fundamental law. –Amy Coney Barrett

We shouldn’t be putting people on the court that share our policy preferences. We should be putting people on the court who want to apply the Constitution. –Amy Coney Barrett

I tend to agree with those who say that a justice’s duty is to the Constitution and that it is thus more legitimate for her to enforce her best understanding of the Constitution rather than a precedent she thinks is clearly in conflict with it. –Amy Coney Barrett

I truly believe that firearms in the hands of law abiding citizens makes our families and our communities more safe, not less safe. –Mike Pence

Look at the nations and watch—and be utterly amazed.
For I am going to do something in your day that you would not believe, even if you were told. –Habakkuk 1:5

If you haven’t figured it out yet, the straight answer is they [the Democrats] are going to pack the Supreme Court, if they somehow win this election. –Mike Pence

President Trump and I trust the American people to make the best choices for themselves about their health. –Mike Pence

If the public health professionals, if Dr. Fauci, if the doctors tell us that we should take it, I’ll be the first in line to take it absolutely, but if Donald Trump tells us to take it, I’m not taking it. –Kamala Harris on the Coronavirus vaccine

Simply put, there is no pandemic exception to the U.S. Constitution and its Bill of Rights. — Eric Dreiband

Bipartisanship is nice, but it cannot be a substitute for action, not having it cannot prevent us from going forward. —Nancy Pelosi

In the end, you’re measured not by how much you undertake but by what you finally accomplish. —Donald Trump

Woe to those who make unjust laws, to those who issue oppressive decrees –Isaiah 10:1

The Constitution of most of our states (and of the United States) assert that all power is inherent in the people; that they may exercise it by themselves; that it is their right and duty to be at all times armed. – Thomas Jefferson

Ideas do not target police officers.  Ideas do not burn down buildings.  Ideas do not kill innocent Americans.  Organizations do.  And Democrats should condemn this –Kayleigh McEnany

I’m not going to answer the question. –Joe Biden, when asked by Donald Trump whether he planned to pack the Supreme Court with radical judges

I’m gonna eliminate the Trump tax cuts. –Joe Biden

I totally reject and I have rejected throughout my entire career the proposition that, as you say, the end justifies the means or that a judge should decide cases based on a desire to reach a certain outcome. -Amy Coney Barrett

I would never impose my own personal convictions upon the law. –Amy Coney Barrett

We are not like Moses, who would put a veil over his face to prevent the Israelites from seeing the end of what was passing away. But their minds were made dull, for to this day the same veil remains when the old covenant is read. It has not been removed, because only in Christ is it taken away. Even to this day when Moses is read, a veil covers their hearts. But whenever anyone turns to the Lord, the veil is taken away. –II Corinthians 3:13-16

Hillary Clinton might have been a better pick than me. –Joe Biden

Folks, I can tell you I’ve known eight presidents, three of them intimately. –Joe Biden

I have never touched Hillary [Clinton] inappropriately. –Joe Biden

Well, you know, my shotgun will do better for you than your AR-15, because you want to keep someone away from your house, just fire the shotgun through the door. –Joe Biden

For too long in this society, we have celebrated unrestrained individualism over common community. –Joe Biden

Banning guns is an idea whose time has come. –Joe Biden, 1993

Obama and Biden want to raise taxes by a trillion dollars. Guess what? Yes we do. –Joe Biden

No Ordinary American Cares About Their Constitutional Rights. –Joe Biden

Sadly, some seem unable to accept that maybe what America needs is someone who will level with voters, and who isn’t shy about presenting things as they are, not like we would necessarily like them to be. That is no truer than on U.S. college campuses. –Kayleigh McEnany

Bastions of free-flowing discussion with civil exchange are the academic ideal. But during my time in academia, it became increasingly clear that prisons of political correctness with peer-engendered public shaming are now the academic reality. –Kayleigh McEnany

The Fourth Amendment protects the privacy of us all – from ordinary citizens up to candidates for president. If we allow this precious right to be ignored when dealing with a presidential campaign, it can be ignored when dealing with the rest of us. –Kayleigh McEnany

So because you are lukewarm, and neither hot nor cold, I will spit you out of My mouth. –Revelation 3:16

It is clear that the radical left has taken over the Democratic Party, leaving behind the party of John F. Kennedy. –Kayleigh McEnany

Part of my focus on what we need to do around smart gun safety laws is recognize we have to have more enforcement around gun dealers.–Kamala Harris

A fear of weapons is a sign of retarded sexual and emotional maturity. –Sigmund Freud

A free man must not be told how to think, either by the government or by social activists. He may certainly be shown the right way, but he must not accept being forced into it.–Jeff Cooper

“Foolish liberals who are trying to read the Second Amendment out of the Constitution by claiming it’s not an individual right or that it’s too much of a public safety hazard, don’t see the danger in the big picture. They’re courting disaster by encouraging others to use the same means to eliminate portions of the Constitution they don’t like.” ― Alan Dershowitz

All you need for happiness is a good gun, a good horse, and a good wife. —Daniel Boone

As dead flies give perfume a bad smell, so a little folly outweighs wisdom and honor. The heart of the wise inclines to the right, but the heart of the fool to the left. Even as fools walk along the road, they lack sense and show everyone how stupid they are. –Ecclesiastes 10:1-3

If someone has a gun and is trying to kill you, it would be reasonable to shoot back with your own gun.” ― The Dalai Lama

“Regulated” rights are not rights. They are niceties and platitudes intended to keep the populace thinking their individual autonomy is respected by their government. ― A.E. Samaan

The worse the leaders are, the more afraid they are of an armed populace 
― Keiichi Sigsawa

Distrust and caution are the parents of security. –Benjamin Franklin

We have to give law enforcement, our police, back their power. They are afraid to act. They are afraid to lose their pension. They are afraid to lose their jobs, and by being afraid they are not able to do their jobs. And those who suffer most are the great people who they want so desperately to protect. –Donald Trump

Morning by morning I will destroy all the wicked in the land,
cutting off all the evildoers from the city of the Lord.– Psalm 108:1

We have a choice: Do we want big government that controls our lives from cradle to grave? Or do we believe in the power and wisdom of the people and their ability to self-govern with help from a limited federal government? –Ben Carson

What they’re doing is using COVID to steal an election. They’re using COVID to defraud the American people – all of our people – of a fair and free election. –Donald Trump

The differences between Trump/Pence and Biden/Harris are crystal clear. Your choices are the most pro-law enforcement president we’ve ever had or the most radical anti-police ticket in history. — Mick McHale, President of the National Association of Police Organizations

Somebody helped to create this unbelievable American system that we have that allowed you to thrive. Somebody invested in roads and bridges. If you’ve got a business, you didn’t build that. Somebody else made that happen. –Barack Obama

Where Joe Biden sees American darkness, I see American greatness. No party can lead America that spends so much time tearing down America. –Donald Trump

We’ll have a national mandate to wear a mask — Joe Biden

Yet I reserve seven thousand in Israel—all whose knees have not bowed down to Baal and whose mouths have not kissed him. —1 Kings 19:18

And let’s be clear: It’s not enough just to limit ads for foods that aren’t healthy. It’s also going to be critical to increase marketing for foods that are healthy. –Michelle Obama, advocating for social engineering

The framers of the constitution knew human nature as well as we do. They too had lived in dangerous days; they too knew the suffocating influence of orthodoxy and standardized thought. They weighed the compulsions for restrained speech and thought against the abuses of liberty. They chose liberty. –Justice William O. Douglas

When the stock market crashed, Franklin Roosevelt got on the television and didn’t just talk about the princes of greed. He said, ‘Look, here’s what happened.’– Joe Biden, confusing Pearl Harbor with the Great Depression and forgetting that Roosevelt’s Fireside Chats were on the radio

A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user. 
― Theodore Roosevelt

A free people ought not only to be armed, but disciplined; to which end a uniform and well-digested plan is requisite; and their safety and interest require that they should promote such manufactories as tend to render them independent of others for essential, particularly military, supplies.
― George Washington

As we must account for every idle word, so must we account for every idle silence. —Benjamin Franklin

But God hath chosen the foolish things of the world to confound the wise; and God hath chosen the weak things of the world to confound the things which are mighty — 1 Corinthians 1:27

The man who reads nothing at all is better educated than the man who reads nothing but newspapers. ― Thomas Jefferson

Don’t pretend that you can just be oblivious to politics. You can’t. What you never do is break your personal code. Have a code and keep it. You should never compromise what your priorities are.–Kamala Harris

I’m prepared to say that law enforcement should be allowed to seize the guns of those who are suspected to be involved in domestic terrorism.–Kamala Harris

If we do not believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we do not believe in it at all.― Noam Chomsky

And above all it’s time for America to get back up on its feet and once again fight for the proposition that we hold these truths to be self evident. Sounds corny, not a joke. We hold these truths to be self evident. All men and women created by the, go, you know the, you know the thing. You know how we talk about it. We the people, folks. –Joe Biden

Is any sick among you? let him call for the elders of the church; and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord: –James 5:14

In the long history of the world, only a few generations have been granted the role of defending freedom in its hour of maximum danger. I do not shrink from this responsibility – I welcome it. –John F. Kennedy

Jobs mean freedom for workers to support their families.–Nancy Pelosi

Unpopular ideas can be silenced, and inconvenient facts kept dark, without the need for any official ban… Anyone who challenges the prevailing orthodoxy finds himself silenced with surprising effectiveness. A genuinely unfashionable opinion is almost never given a fair hearing, either in the popular press or in the highbrow periodicals. ― George Orwell, Animal Farm

If you can’t write freely and if you can’t speak freely in your country, you can be sure that you are living in a very primitive country! ― Mehmet Murat Ildan

Our freedoms are vanishing. If you do not get active to take a stand now against all that is wrong while we still can, then maybe one of your children may elect to do so in the future, when it will be far more riskier — and much, much harder.– Suzy Kassem

Greet one another with a holy kiss. The churches of Christ greet you.– Romans 16:16

To sin by silence, when they should protest, makes cowards of men.” ―Ella Wheeler Wilcox

“If there’s one American belief I hold above all others, it’s that those who would set themselves up in judgment on matters of what is “right” and what is “best” should be given no rest; that they should have to defend their behavior most stringently. … As a nation, we’ve been through too many fights to preserve our rights of free thought to let them go just because some prude with a highlighter doesn’t approve of them.”– Stephen King

Everyone has the right to freedom of opinion and expression; this right includes freedom to hold opinions without interference and to seek, receive and impart information and ideas through any media and regardless of frontiers.” ― United Nations, Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Hypocrites get offended by the truth. ― Jess C. Scott

Once a government is committed to the principle of silencing the voice of opposition, it has only one way to go, and that is down the path of increasingly repressive measures, until it becomes a source of terror to all its citizens and creates a country where everyone lives in fear. –Harry Truman

If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear. ― George Orwell

Blessed are you when they revile and persecute you, and say all kinds of evil against you falsely for My sake. Rejoice and be exceedingly glad, for great is your reward in heaven, for so they persecuted the prophets who were before you. –Matthew 5: 11, 12

To conquer a nation, first disarm its citizens. ― Adolf Hitler

Let me say this as clearly as I can: No matter how sharp a grievance or how deep a hurt, there is no justification for killing innocents. —Bill Clinton

Michelle and I don’t want anyone telling us who our family’s doctor should be – and no one should decide that for you either. Under our proposals, if you like your doctor, you keep your doctor. If you like your current insurance, you keep that insurance. Period, end of story. –Barack Obama

It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself. — Thomas Jefferson

Aggression unopposed becomes a contagious disease.–Jimmy Carter

With all due respect, we had four dead Americans! Was it because of a protest or was it because of guys out for a walk one night who decided they’d go kill some Americans? What difference at this point does it make? –Hillary Clinton, when asked about Benghazi

If anyone should cause one of these little ones to lose his faith in me, it would be better for that person to have a large millstone tied around his neck and be drowned in the deep sea.–Jesus, in Matthew 18:6, Good News Translation

You know we’re going to control the insurance companies. –Joe Biden

The American people are tired of liars and people who pretend to be something they’re not. –Hillary Clinton

But we have to pass the bill so you can find out what is in it, away from the fog of the controversy. –Nancy Pelosi on the Obamacare bill

The devastating punch we took on September 11th still reverberates throughout American society. –Joe Biden

This is like we are being attacked from abroad. –Joe Biden, on the Corona Virus

You never let a serious crisis go to waste. And what I mean by that, it’s an opportunity to do things you think you could not do before. –Rahm Emanuel

It was not by their sword that they won the land, nor did their arm bring them victory; it was your right hand, your arm, and the light of your face, for you loved them. –Psalm 44:3, NIV

Do I think that people who commit murder, people who are terrorists, should be deprived of their rights? Yeah, I do. I’m a prosecutor, I believe that in terms of, there has to be serious consequence for the most extreme types of crimes. –Kamala Harris in 2019

I have a very strict gun control policy: if there’s a gun around, I want to be in control of it. –Clint Eastwood

We are going to take things away from you on behalf of the common good. –Hillary Clinton

If I’m elected, NRA, I’m coming for you and gun manufacturers, I’m gonna take you on and I’m gonna beat you. –Joe Biden

Over the last 15 months, we’ve traveled to every corner of the United States. I’ve now been in 57 states? I think one left to go. — Barack Obama

The gun has been called the great equalizer, meaning that a small person with a gun is equal to a large person, but it is a great equalizer in another way, too. It ensures that the people are the equal of their government whenever that government forgets that it is servant and not master of the governed. When the British forgot that they got a revolution. And, as a result, we Americans got a Constitution; a Constitution that, as those who wrote it were determined, would keep men free. If we give up part of that Constitution we give up part of our freedom and increase the chance that we will lose it all. –Ronald Reagan

A faithful witness will not lie; but a false witness will utter lies. –Proverbs 14:5

I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it. –Thomas Jefferson

My countrymen, we hold a rich deposit in trust for ourselves and for all our brethren of mankind. It is the fire of liberty. If it becomes extinguished, our darkened land will cast a mournful shadow over the nations. If it lives, its blaze will enlighten and gladden the whole earth. –Francis Scott Key

Every month that we do not have an economic recovery package 500 million Americans lose their jobs. –Nancy Pelosi (current US population is 328 million)

Those who don’t know history are doomed to repeat it. –Edmund Burke

An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life. –Robert Heinlein

A house divided against itself cannot stand. –Abraham Lincoln, quoting Mark 3:25

You then who teach others, do you not teach yourself? While you preach against stealing, do you steal? You who say that one must not commit adultery, do you commit adultery? You who abhor idols, do you rob temples? –Roman 2:21-22 ESV

Without freedom of thought, there can be no such thing as wisdom — and no such thing as public liberty without freedom. –Benjamin Franklin

It’s almost impossible to be funnier than the people in Washington. –Carol Burnett

Today they’re making pictures that I wouldn’t want Trigger to see. –Roy Rogers

I believe in censorship. I made a fortune out of it. –Mae West

Last year we said, “Things can’t go on like this,” and they didn’t; they got worse. –Will Rogers

A nation which can prefer disgrace to danger is prepared for a master, and deserves one. –Alexander Hamilton

Endure hardship as discipline; God is treating you as sons. For what son is not disciplined by his father? –Hebrews 12:7

If you find yourself in a hole, the first thing to do is stop digging. –Will Rogers

Even in the best and most peacefully civilized countries many occasions arise when a woman versed in the knowledge and use of firearms may find that information and skill of great importance. –Annie Oakley

I would like to see every woman know how to handle guns as naturally as they know how to handle babies. –Annie Oakley

The advancement and diffusion of knowledge is the only guardian of true liberty. –James Madison

It’s fascinating that people, there’s so many people now who will make judgements based on what you look like. I’m black. So I’m supposed to think a certain way. I’m supposed to have certain opinions. I don’t do that. You don’t created a box and put people in and then make a lot of generalizations about them. –Clarence Thomas

It really bugs me that someone will tell me, after I spend 20 years being educated, how I’m supposed to think. –Clarence Thomas

I urge, then, first of all, that petitions, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made for all people — for kings and all those in authority, that we may live peaceful and quiet lives in al godliness and holiness. This is good, and pleases God our savior… –1 Timothy 2:1-3

It was settled by the Constitution, the laws, and the whole practice of the government that the entire executive power is vested in the President of the United States. –Andrew Jackson

If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter. –George Washington

It is the first responsibility of every citizen to question authority. –Benjamin Franklin

I have always been willing to take the blame for the things I have done. –Lillie Langtry

Among the strange things of this world, nothing seems more strange than that men pursuing happiness should knowingly quit the right and take a wrong road, and frequently do what their judgements neither approve nor prefer. –John Jay

There is one race: the human race. We as Christians are uniquely positioned to share this good news with the world. –Steven Owensby

Differing weights are an abomination to the Lord, and a false scale is not good. –Proverbs 20:23

The party in power, like Jonah’s gourd, grew up quickly, and will quickly fall. –Davy Crockett

We have the right as individuals to give away as much of our own money as we please in charity; but as members of Congress we have no right to appropriate a dollar of the public money. –Davy Crockett

I want people to be able to get what they need to live: enough food, a place to live, and an education for their children. Government does not provide these as well as private charities and businesses. –Davy Crockett

An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity. –Martin Luther King Jr

Know what you are talking about. –Pope John Paul II

When I despair, I remember that all through history the way of truth and love have always won. There have been tyrants and murderers, and for a time, they can seem invincible, but in the end, they always fail. Think of it — always. –Mahatma Gandhi

Be strong and of good courage, do not fear nor be afraid of them; for the Lord your God, He is the One who goes with you. He will not leave you nor forsake you. –Deuteronomy 31:6

The way we live is often more convincing than the words we say. –Billy Graham

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter. –Martin Luther King Jr

Experience hath shown, that even under the best forms of government those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny. –Thomas Jefferson

When legislature is corrupted, the people are undone. –John Adams

Government’s view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: It if moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it. –Ronald Reagan

The Constitution is the guide which I will never abandon. –George Washington