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American Politician Quotes

Benjamin Franklin
Any society that would give up a little liberty to gain a little security will deserve neither and lose both.
Benjamin Franklin
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Albert Einstein
You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.
Albert Einstein
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Benjamin Franklin
Tricks and treachery are the practice of fools, that don't have brains enough to be honest.
Benjamin Franklin
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Benjamin Franklin
Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more difficult still, to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment.
Benjamin Franklin
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George Allen
If you want to catch more fish, use more hooks.
George Allen
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Benjamin Franklin
Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.
Benjamin Franklin
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Benjamin Franklin
Hide not your talents. They for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade?
Benjamin Franklin
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Kathleen Blanco
We have witnessed the most extraordinary devastation. The magnitude of the situation is unbelievable. It's just heartbreaking.
Kathleen Blanco
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Arlen Specter
If you are going to have to play defense all the time, you cannot have the kind of ingenuity, assertiveness, independence, and intelligence which is what has made our country strong.
Arlen Specter
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Benjamin Franklin
Lost time is never found again.
Benjamin Franklin
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Hubert Humphrey
The greatest healing therapy is friendship and love.
Hubert Humphrey
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Smile, it's free therapy.
Doug Horton
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Anthony Weiner
Sooner or later they are going to live in a New York City where gay marriage is not only legal, but it's common and they don't even notice.
Anthony Weiner
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Benjamin Franklin
Wine is constant proof that God loves us and loves to see us happy.
Benjamin Franklin
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Benjamin Franklin
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
Benjamin Franklin
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Barry Goldwater
I would remind you that extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice! And let me remind you also that moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue.
Barry Goldwater
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Bob Taft
What happened on September 11 compels us to focus on who we are as Americans, what we stand for, what really matters in our lives - family, friends, faith and freedom.
Bob Taft
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Jay Rockefeller
Pat Roberts and I both feel very strongly that when we get to Iran, that we can't make the same mistakes. We have to ask the questions, the hard questions before, not afterwards, and get the right intelligence.
Jay Rockefeller
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Benjamin Franklin
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
Benjamin Franklin
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Benjamin Franklin
Content makes poor men rich; discontent makes rich men poor.
Benjamin Franklin
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Donald Rumsfeld
You will launch many projects, but have time to finish only a few. So think, plan, develop, launch and tap good people to be responsible. Give them authority and hold them accountable. Trying to do too much yourself creates a bottleneck.
Donald Rumsfeld
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Roger Sherman
All civil rights and the right to hold office were to be extended to persons of any Christian denomination.
Roger Sherman
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Ann Richards
I thought I knew Texas pretty well, but I had no notion of its size until I campaigned it.
Ann Richards
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John Cornyn
When it rains, it pours - figuratively and literally.
John Cornyn
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Benjamin Franklin
He that's secure is not safe.
Benjamin Franklin
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Donald Rumsfeld
Be precise. A lack of precision is dangerous when the margin of error is small.
Donald Rumsfeld
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Bobby Rush
Daley may not feel a moral responsibility to eliminate discrimination but he has a legal obligation to do so.
Bobby Rush
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Bobby Rush
The Lord called me to plant a church.
Bobby Rush
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Bill Delahunt
What passes for real debate in Washington often seems more like an echo chamber, with politicians talking at politicians.
Bill Delahunt
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Your life is the sum result of all the choices you make, both consciously and unconsciously. If you can control the process of choosing, you can take control of all aspects of your life. You can find the freedom that comes from being in charge of yourself.
Robert Bennett
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