26 Total Quotes

James Wilson Quotes

You have to train your body to take a beating. You have to have the heart and the patience to realize you're not going to get it overnight.
James Wilson
#Body

Crime is the price society pays for abandoning character.
James Wilson
#American Politician #Character

There aren't any liberals left in New York. They've all been mugged by now.
James Wilson
#American Politician #Liberals

He's too old to remember where the boundaries are.
James Wilson
#Boundaries

Without Liberty, Law loses its nature and its name, and becomes oppression. Without Law, Liberty also loses its nature and its name, and becomes licentiousness.
James Wilson
#American Politician #Law

A government without the power of defense! It is a solecism
James Wilson
#Defense

There are no more liberals They've all been mugged.
James Wilson
#American Politician #Liberals

In the long run, the public interest depends on private virtue.
James Wilson
#American Politician #Interest

We know from Census Bureau surveys that something beyond a hundred thousand uses of guns for self-defense occur every year. We know from smaller surveys of a commercial nature that the number may be as high as two-and-a-half or three million. We don't know what the right number is, but whatever the right number is, it's not a trivial number.
James Wilson
#Defense

Untended property becomes fair game for people out for fun or plunder and even for people who ordinarily would not dream of doing such things and who probably consider themselves law- abiding,
James Wilson
#Fun

Usually when the public gets admitted to something, it's the end of the bubble. The exponential growth in private equity and hedge funds in the last decade is mind-boggling. There's a bubble here that's going to bust. There's too much money. That's true in venture capital and it's true of hedge funds as well.
James Wilson
#Growth

I don't have total control on this; I'm trying.
James Wilson
#Control

Certainly, its important to protect the water system and that covers, certainly, everything from vandals to terrorists.
James Wilson
#American Politician

There was a strong odor of alcohol at the scene and inside the vehicle.
James Wilson
#Alcohol And Alcoholism

It gave me discipline, it gave me passion for having the rest of my life.
James Wilson
#Discipline

They have a lot of problems with people partying back there. I just figured someone set fire to the place.
James Wilson
#Fire

The housing market will get worse before it gets better.
James Wilson
#American Politician

In the world of photography, you get to share a captured moment with other people.
James Wilson
#American Politician #People

They learn how to take better pictures. Twenty-five percent of the class is taking pictures. The students take their own shots and share them in class where we get to critique them. They also get to turn a modest picture into a stunning picture by changing the perspective.
James Wilson
#Class

Christianity is part of the common law.
James Wilson
#American Politician