275 Total Quotes

Citizens Quotes

 Aristotle
The best political community is formed by citizens of the middle class
Aristotle
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Steve Davis
We can talk in general numbers, but to have a number citizens can count on, we?d need a formal rate study.
Steve Davis
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Albert Einstein
The strength of the Constitution lies entirely in the determination of each citizen to defend it. Only if every single citizen feels duty bound to do his share in this defense are the constitutional rights secure.
Albert Einstein
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Bad officials are elected by good citizens who do not vote.
George Nathan
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killed thousands of our citizens and seek to kill many more.
A. Bush
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A strict observance of the written laws is doubtless one of the high virtues of a good citizen, but it is not the highest. The laws of necessity, of self-preservation, of saving our country when in danger, are of higher obligation.
Thomas Jefferson
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Plato
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Plato
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Right now there are no Israeli settlements in the Gaza Strip . The only Israeli citizens (in the strip) are the security forces.
Dan Harel
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The value of government to the people it serves is in direct relationship to the interest citizens themselves display in the affairs of state
William Scranton
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I am ready, willing, and would be honored to serve the citizens of San Juan County,
The Committee
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Mark Twain
Every citizen of the republic ought to consider himself an unofficial policeman, and keep unsalaried watch and ward over the laws and their execution
Mark Twain
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Your name is on the list and there is no recourse for you as a citizen. If his name is on one list then it could be on other lists I don't even know exist. It is sort of scary. I feel there is no accountability from the government.
Donna Mitchell
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The most important political office is that of the private citizen.
Louis Brandeis
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Dave Barry
We'll try to cooperate fully with the IRS, because, as citizens, we feel a strong patriotic duty not to go to jail.
Dave Barry
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The privacy and dignity of our citizens [are] being whittled away by sometimes imperceptible steps. Taken individually, each step may be of little consequence. But when viewed as a whole, there begins to emerge a society quite unlike any we have seen -- a society in which government may intrude into the secret regions of a [person's] life.
William Douglas
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I think the city has an obligation to safeguard citizens from dangerous situations.
Carole Smith
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Winston Churchill
It is a remarkable comment on our affairs that the former prime minister of a great sovereign state should thus be received as an honorary citizen of another.
Winston Churchill
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Mike Easley
Citizens should not panic, ... but it is critical that we continue to conserve our fuel.
Mike Easley
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Quotas make an unnecessary workload for officers and inconvenience citizens who are following the rules. If an officer observes a violation, they should act on it, but they shouldn't be seeking out or creating situations that aren't there.
Christopher Merdon
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Any decent Iraqi would not do that, and every good citizen rejects that, too,
Ahmed Ibrahim
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William Blackstone
The law, which restrains a man from doing mischief to his fellow citizens, though it diminishes the natural, increases the civil liberty of mankind.
William Blackstone
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The results speak for themselves. The citizens of the state of Utah understand that private clubs and taverns are different from hospitals and office buildings.
Bob Brown
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Rise and fall of a nation rests with every one of its citizens.
Chinese Proverbs
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The preparedness on all levels has increased 10-fold from the local citizens up to the government level. People are a taking it a lot more serious. I think everybody has seen how devastating these storms can be, both to their property and to their potential loss of life. I think the awareness level, seriousness and priority it has given has made it a lot easier for the preparation to take place.
David Jennings
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Plato
Justice in the life and conduct of the State is possible only as first it resides in the hearts and souls of the citizens
Plato
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John Breaux
We don't suggest that because San Francisco citizens live on top of an earthquake fault that they should be moved, ... The question of whether New Orleans should be rebuilt, one of the great cities of this country, is not really a question in my mind.
John Breaux
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Most of the kidnappings are of Iraqi citizens.
Allan Slater
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I have been talking with Iraqi citizens, many of them do speak English, and they say they've got weeks, perhaps months of food stockpiled in their homes. So there is no crisis here, at least nothing on the proportion that some of the international aid agencies would have you believe,
Walter Rodgers
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 Voltaire
All the citizens of a state cannot be equally powerful, but they may be equally free
Voltaire
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George Bernard Shaw
My rank is the highest known in Switzerland: I'm a free citizen.
George Bernard Shaw
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