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Friday 14 October 2011

Some Political Quotes for Thought.

The ignorance of one voter in a democracy impairs the security of all.
John F. Kennedy 

If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in democracy, they will be best attained when all persons alike share in government to the utmost.

Democracy is the form of government that gives every man the right to be his own oppressor.
James Russell Lowell 

Democracy cannot succeed unless those who express their choice are prepared to choose wisely. The real safeguard of democracy, therefore, is education.
Franklin D. Roosevelt 

The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter. 
Winston Churchill 

Advertising is the very essence of democracy.
Anton Chekhov 

A fool and his money are soon elected.
Will Rogers 

A liberal is a man who is willing to spend somebody else's money.
Carter Glass 

A conservative is a man who just sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Woodrow Wilson 

A conservative is a man with two perfectly good legs who, however, has never learned how to walk forward.
Franklin D. Roosevelt 

Apparently, a democracy is a place where numerous elections are held at great cost without issues and with interchangeable candidates.
Gore Vidal 

Democracy is being allowed to vote for the candidate you dislike least.
Robert Byrne 

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