86 Total Quotes

Liberals Quotes

Philosophically, he has more in common with liberals, who see no limits to state power as long as it is used to advance what they think is right. In the same way, Bush has used government to pursue a 'conservative' agenda as he sees fit. But that is something that runs totally contrary to the restraints and limits of power inherent in the very nature of traditional conservatism. It is inconceivable to traditional conservatives that there could ever be such a thing as 'big government conservatism,' a term often used to describe Bush's philosophy.
Bruce Bartlett
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It's fraught with all sorts of social meaning. In the modern era, it's the issue that has most divided liberals and conservatives.
Andrew Kohut
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Liberalism -- it is well to recall this today -- is the supreme form of generosity; it is the right which the majority concedes to minorities and hence it is the noblest cry that has ever resounded in this planet. It announces the determination to share existence with the enemy; more than that, with an enemy which is weak.
Jose Gasset
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The Liberals have many tails, and chase them all
H.L. Mencken,
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Same-sex divides all parties, Liberals included, and a better bet for the Tories would be to come out with something that mobilizes their base.
Gerry Nicholls
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At the time, the riding was held by the Liberals. The point I was making was that it was time for us, as a party and constituency, to come in from the cold, ... The next representative was going to bring this area back into the government fold.
George Rogers
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Unlike the June vote when the Liberals pulled out all stops to survive, this time they aren't afraid of a fall election. In fact, party sources say they are already organizing for an early election. That's one of the reasons they are rushing to put together an energy rebate program.
Robert Fife
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It's possible in some constituencies if people want to keep Harper's numbers down Liberals might actually vote NDP this time, which is the opposite of what happened last time.
Patrick Smith
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Norman Mailer
Left-wingers are incapable of conspiring because they are all egomaniacs.
Norman Mailer
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Lenny Bruce
The liberals can understand everything but people who don't understand them
Lenny Bruce
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The establishment is desperate to keep together the communion. But the liberals are unwilling to revisit or invalidate the movements that the conservatives find intolerable. This tolerance has been stretched to the breaking point.
George Curry
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If we continue to see the Conservatives widen their lead over the Liberals in the polls, what we'll see as an initial market reaction will be a rally in the Canadian dollar.
George Davis
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These people including the liberals' lapdogs in the news media are actually lying to the American people by implying that the NSA is indiscriminately spying on Americans. That's baloney. They kept people in the United States under surveillance who were contacted by suspects in other countries.
Sid Francis
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Santa Claus will be wearing Liberal red this season with all of the goodies and likelihood that the Liberals are poised to come back in power. But it's not impossible for Harper to win. There is a mood for change, and that is what Harper has going for him.
David Taras
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Ann Coulter
Liberals become indignant when you question their patriotism, but simultaneously work overtime to give terrorists a cushion for the next attack and laugh at dumb Americans who love their country and hate the enemy.
Ann Coulter
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It's very significant. It would mean, at this point, a tremendous loss of seats for the Liberals (in Ontario).
Tim Woolstencroft
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Liberals, it has been said, are generous with other peoples' money, except when it comes to questions of national survival when they prefer to be generous with other people's freedom and security.
William Buckley
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Stephen Harper
On Jan. 23, you will finally be able to hold the Liberals accountable for stealing your money, accountable for breaking your trust and accountable for failing to deliver on your priorities,
Stephen Harper
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[In the 1960s, liberals] were arguing there was a constitutional basis to allow a judicially imposed redistribution of wealth: 'Why should one person live in a hovel and another live in a palace?', ... None of it got off the ground.
David Rivkin
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He was set up by the Liberals, and he's being set up by the Conservatives, as the lightning rod for public discontent if this mission should go really sour. It's not his call.
David Rudd
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There is more to be said for an alliance with the liberals and the Greens than a coalition with the SPD. If we can find some form of common ground let's try it with the Greens. We have all got to come out of the trenches and make compromises.
Wolfgang Schäuble
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I don't trust liberals, I trust conservatives
Seneca
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A man who has both feet planted firmly in the air can be safely called a liberal.
American Proverb
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There aren't any liberals left in New York. They've all been mugged by now.
James Wilson
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You Liberals think that goats are just sheep from broken homes.
Malcolm Bradbury
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Since the ballot box doesn't give the liberals the results they want anymore, they have turned to the jury box to try and win the political debate. The pursuit of Tom DeLay is about politics, not justice.
Mallory Factor
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[But the Liberals are sticking to their guns.] We're here to make this Parliament work for Canadians, ... and keep the prime minister's commitment to Canadians.
Tony Valeri
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Margaret Mead
The liberals have not softened their view of actuality to make themselves live closer to the dream, but instead sharpen their perceptions and fight to make the dream actuality or give up the battle in despair.
Margaret Mead
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It's a nonpartisan issue. You have liberals and conservatives each saying we need to restrict eminent domain. The issue is how far should we restrict it. Believe me, it's not as cut and dried as it might appear.
Larry Morandi
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[He was the] Teflon ... that makes it very, very hard for liberals to bruise him.
Leonard Leo
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