The Best Famous Government Quotes

  • 1

    A Favorite of 56 users

    If a law is unjust, a man is not only right to disobey it, he is obligated to do so.

    October 9, 2000 by Donny in Government  ID#:151
  • 2

    A Favorite of 19 users

    To make democracy work, we must be a notion of participants, not simply observers. One who does not vote has no right to complain.

    December 11, 2000 by None in Government  ID#:556
  • 3

    A Favorite of 9 users

    "The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings; the inherent virtue of socialism is the equal sharing of miseries."

    February 20, 2003 by Sinetos in Government  ID#:6560
  • 4

    A Favorite of 8 users

    Under capitalism, man exploits man. Under communism, it's just the opposite.

    July 14, 2002 by Sinetos in Government  ID#:4474
  • 5

    A Favorite of 6 users

    Let us never forget that government is ourselves and not an alien power over us. The ultimate rulers of our democracy are not a President and senators and congressmen and government officials, but the voters of this country.

    December 11, 2000 by None in Government  ID#:558
  • 6

    A Favorite of 3 users

    "The government of the United States is not in any sense founded upon the Christian religion."

    November 17, 2004 by magpie in Government  ID#:25781
  • 7

    A Favorite of 2 users

    The Constitution shall never be construed...to prevent the people of the United States who are peaceable citizens from keeping their own arms.

    December 4, 2000 by None in Government  ID#:445
  • 8

    A Favorite of 2 users

    With malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in, to bind up the nation's wounds.

    December 11, 2000 by None in Government  ID#:1493
  • 9

    A Favorite of 2 users

    "The people have a right, an indisputable, unalienable, indefeasible, divine right to that most dreaded and envied kind of knowledge - I mean of the character and conduct of their rulers."

    November 17, 2004 by magpie in Government  ID#:25782
  • 10

    A Favorite of 2 users

    I hope we shall take warning from the example and crush in it’s birth the aristocracy of our monied corporations which dare already to challenge our government to a trial of strength, and to bid defiance to the laws of their country.

    August 10, 2018 by 5|\/|l73 in Government  ID#:648135