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Fidel Castro
I find capitalism repugnant. It is filthy, it is gross, it is alienating... because it causes war, hypocrisy and competition.
Fidel Castro
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The War on Terror is one of the most critical national security efforts in our history.
Sue Kelly
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Chaos in the world brings uneasiness, but it also allows the opportunity for creativity and growth.
Tom Barrett
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Our nation must manage significant national security challenges over the next several years. We are already facing a potential conflict with Iraq, new challenges on the Korean peninsula, and key decisions in the president's plans to transform the military.
Duncan Hunter
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Christopher Shays
I think that some of our soldiers die in the battlefield and some come home to bad health and die prematurely, just by the nature of the kind of business they're in.
Christopher Shays
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We're all human and we all goof. Do things that may be wrong, but do something.
Newt Gingrich
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We're horribly mundane, aggressively mundane individuals. We're the ninjas of the mundane, you might say.
Andy Partridge
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Everyone should have health insurance? I say everyone should have health care. I'm not selling insurance.
Dennis Kucinich
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Families are the compass that guide us. They are the inspiration to reach great heights, and our comfort when we occasionally falter.
Brad Henry
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Many health care providers, particularly physicians in rural and urban areas, are leaving the Government programs because of inadequate reimbursement rates.
Ron Wyden
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At the end of the day, the goals are simple: safety and security.
Jodi Rell
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The knife of corruption endangered the life of New York City. The scalpel of the law is making us well again.
Edward Koch
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Donald Rumsfeld
Don't divide the world into "them" and "us." Avoid infatuation with or resentment of the press, the Congress, rivals, or opponents. Accept them as facts. They have their jobs and you have yours.
Donald Rumsfeld
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Lincoln Davis
We have lost one shuttle for every 57 flights and that is not a good ratio. I do believe we need to continue space flights, but maybe we can follow the example of the Russians and use unmanned vehicles to transport hardware into space.
Lincoln Davis
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Aaron Burr
Never do today what you can put off till tomorrow. Delay may give clearer light as to what is best to be done.
Aaron Burr
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Aaron Burr
The rule of my life is to make business a pleasure, and pleasure my business.
Aaron Burr
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Very few pilots even know how to read Morse code anymore. But if a pilot could read Morse code, he could tell which beacon he was approaching by the code that was flashing from it.
Mike Ferguson
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When elected officials abandon our environment and ruin our natural resources, public health is endangered. I know the importance of providing a clean environment for our children; I have attended more than one funeral for a child who has died from an asthma attack.
Gwen Moore
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Hubert Humphrey
The President is the people's lobbyist.
Hubert Humphrey
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Let's trace the birth of an idea. It's born as rampant radicalism, then it becomes progressivism, then liberalism, then it becomes moderated conservative, outmoded, and gone.
Adam Powell
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In my preaching the shafts are ever aimed at the brainwashed horde.
Adam Powell
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I've always considered making it legal for Americans to import their prescription drugs a free-trade issue. Imports create competition and keep domestic industry more responsive to consumers.
Chuck Grassley
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Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is a time to honor the greatest champion of racial equality who taught a nation - through compassion and courage - about democracy, nonviolence and racial justice.
Mark Pryor
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Benjamin Franklin
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid.
Benjamin Franklin
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Benjamin Franklin
Who is rich? He that is content. Who is that? Nobody.
Benjamin Franklin
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Gifford Pinchot
Unless we practice conservation, those who come after us will have to pay the price of misery, degradation, and failure for the progress and prosperity of our day.
Gifford Pinchot
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Donald Rumsfeld
I can't tell you if the use of force in Iraq today will last five days, five weeks or five months, but it won't last any longer than that.
Donald Rumsfeld
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Trent Lott
I'm not a fan of Secretary Rumsfeld. I don't think he listens enough to his uniformed officers.
Trent Lott
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Benjamin Franklin
Many foxes grow gray but few grow good.
Benjamin Franklin
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Frank Luntz
Some people call it global warming; some people call it climate change. What is the difference?
Frank Luntz
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