The difference between death and taxes is death doesn’t get worse every time Congress meets.
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Another way to solve the traffic problems of this country is to pass a law that only paid-for cars be allowed to use the highways.
Advertising is the art of convincing people to spend money they don’t have for something they don’t need.
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Distress is so severe that among white middle-aged Americans, mortality is actually increasing, something unheard of in functioning societies apart from war or pestilence. There are similar phenomena in Europe under the ‘business first’ (‘neoliberal’/’austerity’) assault.
As you know my wife is Mexican and my constituency is very, very multi-cultural so what I was going to do was go down to the mosque with him and let him talk to people there.
Here at home, when Americans were standing in long lines to give blood after the attack on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, we squandered an obvious opportunity to make service a noble cause again, and rekindle an American spirit of community.
There are no morals in politics; the is only experience. A scoundrel may be of use because he is a scoundrel!
In our democracy every young person should have an equal opportunity to obtain a higher education, regardless of his station in life or financial means.
We have more people than ever using foodbanks, we have a greater number of people being homeless and many people in housing stress.
There are all sorts of filtering devices to get rid of people who are a pain in the neck and think independently. Those of you who have been through college know that the educational system is very highly geared to rewarding conformity and obedience.
The democratic tendency… leads men unceasingly to multiply the privileges of the state and to circumscribe the rights of private persons… often sacrificed without regret and almost always violated without remorse… men become less and less attached to private rights just when it is most necessary to retain and defend what little remains of them.
If you seek the removal of freedoms from an opponent simply on the grounds that they have offended you, you have crossed a line to stand alongside tyrants who imprison, torture and kill on exactly the same justifications.