|#9421||America may be unique in being a country which has leapt from barbarism|
to decadence without touching civilization.
-- John O'Hara
|#9422||America: born free and taxed to death.|
|#9423||An ambassador is an honest man sent abroad to lie and intrigue for the|
benefit of his country.
-- Sir Henry Wotton, 1568-1639
|#9424||An American's a person who isn't afraid to criticize the president but is|
always polite to traffic cops.
|#9425||An efficient and a successful administration manifests itself equally in|
small as in great matters.
-- W. Churchill
|#9426||An honest politician is one who when he is bought will stay bought.|
-- Simon Cameron
There are honest journalists like there are honest politicians. When
bought they stay bought.
-- Bill Moyers
|#9427||Anarchy may not be a better form of government, but it's better than no|
government at all.
|#9428||"...and the fully armed nuclear warheads, are, of course, merely a|
|#9429||And they shall beat their swords into plowshares, for if you hit a man|
with a plowshare, he's going to know he's been hit.
|#9430||And yet, seasons must be taken with a grain of salt, for they too have|
a sense of humor, as does history. Corn stalks comedy, comedy stalks
tragedy, and this too is historic. And yet, still, when corn meets
tragedy face to face, we have politics.
-- Dalglish, Larsen and Sutherland, "Root Crops and
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