What politicians want to create is irreversible change because when you leave office someone changes it back again.
When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one, an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle.
When buying and selling are controlled by legislation, the first things to be bought and sold are legislators.
P. J. O'Rourke
When governments become large, voters cannot exercise close oversight, otherwise known as political power.
When I was a boy I was told that anybody could become President; I'm beginning to believe it.