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With a hundred ways to do a dozen things, why not try it all?
~By Julian Casablancas ~


I expect we will become more demanding as citizens.
~By Robert Anderson ~


I came to office promising major ethics reform to end the culture of self-dealing. And today, that ethics reform is a law. While I was at it, I got rid of a few things in the governor's office that I didn't believe our citizens should have to pay for. That luxury jet was over-the-top. I put it on eBay.
~By Sarah Palin ~


In addition to a timeline, I have proposed that U.S. troops be removed from front line combat positions in Iraqi cities and towns, turning over daily security patrols, interactions with citizens, and any offensive security actions to the Iraqis themselves.
~By Peter DeFazio ~


The fundamental purpose of government is to protect its citizens.
~By Arlen Specter ~


It is the State which educates its citizens in civic virtue, gives them a consciousness of their mission and welds them into unity.
~By Benito Mussolini ~


I think it is the responsibility of a citizen of any country to say what he thinks.
~By Harold Pinter ~


By what right do you refuse to accept the vote of a citizen of the United States?
~By Victoria Woodhull ~


The problem with fame is that you get frozen in one frame and nothing you can do can alter the nature.
~By Jerry Rubin ~


The same historical development that turned the citizen into a client transformed the worker from a producer into a consumer.
~By Christopher Lasch ~


This election is a critical step in that overall plan - transforming the Iraqi government into a fully constitutional one, able to secure its own borders and ensure the safety of its citizens.
~By John M. McHugh ~


You might think that after thousands of years of coming up too soon and getting frozen, the crocus family would have had a little sense knocked into it.
~By Robert Benchley ~


I have dual citizenship, it just so happens I live in America.
~By Anthony Hopkins ~


Even in the Western world, one cannot argue that the ideal has been achieved given the existence of issues like the integration, participation and representation of Muslim citizens, and occasional but lingering anti-Semitism.
~By Recep Tayyip Erdogan ~


Time is the most valuable thing on earth: time to think, time to act, time to extend our fraternal relations, time to become better men, time to become better women, time to become better and more independent citizens.
~By Samuel Gompers ~


So we knew their intentions were to strike in the United States. We also knew from other sources of dozens of examples of where the notion of using planes as weapons was discussed.
~By Richard Ben Veniste ~


I couldn't pronounce Arnold Schwarzenegger, so I called him Balloon Belly.
~By Joe Gold ~


What, other than injustice, could be the reason that the displaced citizens of New Orleans cannot be accommodated by the richest nation in the world?
~By Wynton Marsalis ~


In the House, Republican prospects have been buoyed by several successful rounds of redistricting, which have sharply reduced the number of competitive seats and given the Republicans a national advantage of at least a dozen seats.
~By Thomas E. Mann ~


As free citizens in a political democracy, we have a responsibility to be interested and involved in the affairs of the human community, be it at the local or the global level.
~By Paul Wellstone ~


A book must be the ax for the frozen sea within us.
~By Franz Kafka ~


But we need to show that the EU can modernise itself, can adapt to the needs of its citizens, can take their views into account. That will be our ambition for the UK Presidency.
~By John Hutton ~


Experts always know everything but the fine points. When I took my citizenship exams, no one there knew how the White House came to be called the White House.
~By Hedy Lamarr ~


I am proud to be an American Citizen.
~By Robert Purvis ~


Unless you have a sense of values that's shared by people and turns them loose to do certain things on their own within those sets of values, the organization, whether a nation or corporation or citizen group, just doesn't work very well.
~By Alan Cranston ~


We'll try to cooperate fully with the IRS, because, as citizens, we feel a strong patriotic duty not to go to jail.
~By Dave Barry ~


I think Col. North is first a U.S. citizen and he has the same rights as you yourself do, sir.
~By Fawn Hall ~


We have the incredible privilege of serving in the highest offices in the state. We must prove ourselves worthy of our fellow citizens' faith. We must be trusted to always place the public's good above our own and to always choose fairness over favoritism.
~By Jodi Rell ~


In addition, as citizens, we must fight in their incipient stages all movements by government or party or pressure groups that seek to limit the legitimate liberties of any of our fellow citizens.
~By Wendell Willkie ~


Arnold Schwarzenegger, I don't know if you'd call him a great actor, but he's amazing in terms of his presence, and he is interesting enough that you want to watch him.
~By F. Murray Abraham ~


Alabama citizens, like the vast majority of Americans, respect and value the meaning of decency, and appreciate public institutions that reflect the common values of our society.
~By Mike Rogers ~


I am so proud of Michigan's citizens for the kindness and generosity they have shown in assisting in this endeavor. It is truly heartwarming to see the compassion shown for those in need.
~By Jennifer Granholm ~


Be assured, fellow citizens, that in a democracy it is the laws that guard the person of the citizen and the constitution of the state, whereas the despot and the oligarch find their protection in suspicion and in armed guards.
~By Aeschines ~


I am not an 'instant' actor... to really do anything, I've got to try it five or six or a dozen times.
~By Judy Holliday ~


If the many allegations made to this date are true, then the burglars who broke into the headquarters of the Democratic National Committee at the Watergate were, in effect, breaking into the home of every citizen.
~By Sam Ervin ~


If you don't know what to do with many of the papers piled on your desk, stick a dozen colleagues initials on them and pass them along. When in doubt, route.
~By Malcolm Forbes ~


Paramount is the need to secure human rights. The form of rule should be such that the citizen does not have to fear the State, but gives it direction and confidently participates in its administration.
~By Recep Tayyip Erdogan ~


I am proud to be an American, and proud that such beliefs are at the core of our country and its citizens.
~By John Linder ~


I'm pulling out, and I'm going to concentrate every ounce of time and energy over the next week working to defeat the recall because I realize now that's the only way to defeat Arnold Schwarzenegger.
~By Arianna Huffington ~


Sovereignty must not be used for inflicting harm on anyone, whether citizen or foreigner.
~By Ludwig von Mises ~


The key players are now all in place in Washington and in state governments across America to officially label carbon dioxide as a pollutant and enact laws that tax us citizens for our carbon footprints.
~By John Coleman ~


It is the sincere desire of the writer that our citizens should early understand that the genuine source of correct republican principles is the bible, particularly the New Testament or the Christian religion.
~By Noah Webster ~


For in the works of Robert Burns we see the whole cosmos of man's experience and emotion, from zenith to nadir, from birth until death.
~By Len G. Murray ~


When business leaders ask me what they can do for Indiana, I always reply: 'Make money. Go make money. That's the first act of corporate citizenship. If you do that, you'll have to hire someone else, and you'll have enough profit to help one of those non-profits we're so proud of.'
~By Mitch Daniels ~


I want to express my deepest apology to the athletes, the people of Salt Lake City in Utah and the millions of citizens worldwide who love and respect the games.
~By Juan Antonio Samaranch ~


We citizens don't need to know every detail of every military operation in this new kind of war. Nor should the media tell us and hence our enemy.
~By David Hackworth ~


I tried a dozen different modifications that were rejected. But they all served as a path to the final design.
~By Mikhail Kalashnikov ~


In a world of inhumanity, war and terrorism, American citizenship is a very precious possession.
~By Phyllis Schlafly ~


While there continues to be differences, the important point is that all citizens and elected officials use democratic and legal avenues for solving those differences.
~By Boris Trajkovski ~


I didn't want to be discriminated against because of my gender and status. I promised myself I was never going to be treated as a second-class citizen.
~By Bianca Jagger ~


The police are the public and the public are the police; the police being only members of the public who are paid to give full time attention to duties which are incumbent on every citizen in the interests of community welfare and existence.
~By Robert Peel ~


Our view is that economic isolationism is the wrong way to go. Vibrant, successful growing economies that advance the interests of their citizens engage the global economy. And, we're committed to engaging the global economy.
~By John W. Snow ~


We revolutionaries acknowledge the right to revolution when we see that the situation is no longer tolerable, that it has become a frozen. Then we have the right to overthrow it.
~By Ernst Toller ~


If you study the writings of the mystics, you will always find things in them that appear to be paradoxes, as in Zen, particularly.
~By Alan Watts ~


I beg you to speak of Woman as you do of the Negro, speak of her as a human being, as a citizen of the United States, as a half of the people in whose hands lies the destiny of this Nation.
~By Susan B. Anthony ~


Coaches who can outline plays on a black board are a dime a dozen. The ones who win get inside their player and motivate.
~By Vince Lombardi ~


What is news? It's hard to quantify. Certainly news has changed completely, and the morning shows are not really designed to bring you the news, except to tell you what happened overnight, and the rest of it is a kind of magazine mentality - a little bit of this, a little bit of that. It's harder to be an educated and informed citizen.
~By Harrison Ford ~


Allowing our government to kill citizens compromises the deepest moral values upon which this country was conceived: the inviolable dignity of human persons.
~By Helen Prejean ~


What innocence, may I ask, is being played here when it is known that this virtuous damsel has already got a dozen illegitimate children?
~By Nikita Khrushchev ~


The American economy has always been driven by the entrepreneurial nature of its citizens, and blocking access to affordable health care will only suffocate growth within the small business sector of our economy.
~By Paul Gillmor ~


And so, today, if the state can no longer appeal to the old moral principles that belong to the Christian tradition, it will be forced to create a new official faith and new moral principles which will be binding on its citizens.
~By Christopher Dawson ~


One rose says more than the dozen.
~By Wendy Craig ~


Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
~By Daniel Webster ~


A timeline for bringing U.S. troops home that is negotiated with the Iraqi government would also boost the Iraqi government's legitimacy and claim to self-rule, and force the Iraqi government to take responsibility for itself and its citizens.
~By Peter DeFazio ~


Well I don't know, I might have lost my citizenship, I don't think you can lose your citizenship though.
~By Tommy Chong ~


If US per capita income continues to grow at a rate of 1.5 percent a year, the country will have plenty of money to finance comfortable retirements and high-quality healthcare for all citizens, including those at the bottom of the wage ladder.
~By William Greider ~


Hamas is responsible for countless homicide bombings that have killed hundreds of Israeli citizens. They have waged a terror war with the sole intent of murdering innocent people.
~By Vito Fossella ~


It'll work, if God, wind, leads, ice, snow, and all the hells of this damned frozen land are willing.
~By Matthew Henson ~


We must have constantly present in our minds the difference between independence and liberty. Liberty is a right of doing whatever the laws permit, and if a citizen could do what they forbid he would no longer be possessed of liberty.
~By Charles Louis de Secondat Montesquieu ~


In short, the time has come for us as American and Iranian citizens to apply our mutual energy, intellect, and goodwill toward strengthening relations between our two countries, as their destinies are intertwined.
~By Cyrus Vance ~


We have tried you citizens; we are trying you now, and you have a couple of dollars for the sorrowing mothers, brothers and sisters by way of a charity gift.
~By Rose Schneiderman ~


In spite of overwhelming evidence, it is most difficult for a citizen of western Europe to bring thoroughly home to himself the truth that the civilisation which surrounds him is a rare exception in the history of the world.
~By Henry James Sumner Maine ~


It's time to replace career politicians with citizen's politicians. It's time to elect people who are going to stand up to the Washington elite and stand up to a White House and Congress hell-bent on ramming socialism down our throat.
~By Christine O'Donnell ~


We are tasked to rebuild not just a damaged economy, and a debt-ridden balance sheet, but to do so by drawing forth the best that is in our fellow citizens. If we would summon the best from Americans, we must assume the best about them. If we don't believe in Americans, who will?
~By Mitch Daniels ~


There won't be editors in the future with the Internet world, with citizen reporting. That doesn't scare me.
~By Matt Drudge ~


But while we all pray for peace, we do not always, as free citizens, support the policies that make for peace or reject those which do not. We want our own kind of peace, brought about in our own way.
~By Lester B. Pearson ~


I can only hope the federal aid made available today will be sufficient in our recovery efforts, and pray that our citizens continue to be safe from the fallout of this dangerous natural disaster.
~By Mike Rogers ~


If this work can contribute in any way toward proving this, and at the same time arouse the conscience of the American people to a demand for justice to every citizen, and punishment by law for the lawless, I shall feel I have done my race a service.
~By Ida B. Wells ~


I'm glad I don't have to explain to a man from Mars why each day I set fire to dozens of little pieces of paper, and then put them in my mouth.
~By Mignon McLaughlin ~


The best way to destroy the capitalist system is to debauch the currency. By a continuing process of inflation, governments can confiscate, secretly and unobserved, an important part of the wealth of their citizens.
~By John Maynard Keynes ~


I felt early on I wasn't going to be a respectable citizen.
~By Cormac McCarthy ~


The idea is to bring art to people who might never really interact with it. It's for all citizens, and it's about making the city more interesting and more visually significant.
~By Susan Davis ~


Every citizen who stops smoking, or loses a few pounds, or starts managing his chronic disease with real diligence, is caulking a crack for the benefit of us all.
~By Mitch Daniels ~


The occupation and robbery of a nation occurs under the illusion of freeing its citizens from brutal oppression.
~By Ramman Kenoun ~


I am not an Athenian or a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
~By Diogenes ~


As an artist I come to sing, but as a citizen, I will always speak for peace, and no one can silence me in this.
~By Paul Robeson ~


Those who deny the existence of a supreme being have been turned into second-class citizens by a government that continuously sends messages that 'real Americans' believe in God.
~By Michael Newdow ~


We also have a program in place for low income people. A family of four making $26,000 a year can receive medical coverage, irrespective of citizenship or what documents.
~By George Pataki ~


So tonight I propose one more step that I would rather not propose. I ask the most fortunate among us, those citizens earning over $100,000 per year, for one year, to pay an additional one percent on the income they receive.
~By Mitch Daniels ~


We have never yet had a labor Government that knew what taking power really means; they always act like second-class citizens.
~By Dora Russell ~


Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.
~By Margaret Mead ~


The records fell easily at first. Dozens of seconds peeled away with every running of a course, and I could hardly wait for the next chance to improve.
~By Joe Henderson ~


I'm always happy to have the President visit North Carolina. Unfortunately, the citizens of North Carolina who could be most adversely affected by the President's plan have not been invited to the discussion.
~By Mel Watt ~


Citizenship consists in the service of the country.
~By Jawaharlal Nehru ~


I've often reflected on this in the past weeks as I've been following the presidential campaign: Very often, I thought it would have been great for both of these guys to sit down and be force-fed a couple of dozen episodes of Star Trek.
~By Patrick Stewart ~


Just as the 99% of Soviet citizens who supported the Soviet regime in 1985 was no indication of what the people inside the USSR really thought, the army of true believers that we think we see in the Arab world is an illusion.
~By Natan Sharansky ~


In the kingdom of consumption the citizen is king. A democratic monarchy: equality before consumption, fraternity in consumption, and freedom through consumption.
~By Raoul Vaneigem ~


The United States, for a French citizen, is a friend, an ally, to whom we owe, along with most Europeans, our freedom.
~By Jean-Pierre Raffarin ~


If today is your typical day in America, 80 of our fellow citizens will die from gunfire. In the last two weeks, more Americans have died from gunfire here at home in the United States than in the entire war in Iraq since it started.
~By Michael D. Barnes ~


Wherever the citizen becomes indifferent to his fellows, so will the husband be to his wife, and the father of a family toward the members of his household.
~By Wilhelm von Humboldt ~

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May 6 ,2021
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