Quotes tagged with 'government'
Government is good at one thing: It knows how to break your legs, hand you a crutch and say, 'See, if it weren't for the government you wouldn't be able to walk.'
So what is government? Very simply, it is an agency of coercion. Of course, there are other agencies of coercion – such as the Mafia. So to be more precise, government is the agency of coercion that has flags in front of its offices.
After a shooting spree, they always want to take the guns away from the people who didn’t do it.
—William S. Burroughs
Political correctness is nothing more than fascism pretending to be manners.
The reason they call it the American Dream is because you have to be asleep to believe it.
The word 'bipartisan' means some larger-than-usual deception is being carried out.
I have certain rules I live by. My first rule: I don’t believe anything the government tells me.
Historically, when a nation reaches the final stages of decline, the inmates often take over control of the asylum. We are witnessing the rebirth of that eventuality in the present era.
—Doug Casey / International Man
It is important to bear in mind that political campaigns are designed by the same people who sell toothpaste and cars.
If you’re in favor of freedom of speech, that means you’re in favor of freedom of speech precisely for views you despise.