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Government Quotes 21-25

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Government Quotes

Let the people think they govern and they will be governed.
William Penn

Majority rule only works if you’re also considering individual rights. Because you can’t have five wolves and one sheep voting on what to have for supper.
Larry Flynt

Talk is cheap – except when Congress does it.
Cullen Hightower

Government is an unnecessary evil. Human beings, when accustomed to taking responsibility for their own behavior, can cooperate on a basis of mutual trust and helpfulness.
Fred Woodworth

Government is not reason; it is not eloquent; it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and a fearful master.
George Washington

Friendship Quotes 61-65

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Friendship Quotes

An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast; a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.
Buddha

Be courteous to all, but intimate with few, and let those few be well tried before you give them your confidence.
George Washington

I don’t need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I nod; my shadow does that much better.
Plutarch

I have friends in overalls whose friendship I would not swap for the favor of the kings of the world.
Thomas A. Edison

The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing… not healing, not curing… that is a friend who cares.
Henri Nouwen

Patriotism Quotes 21-25

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 Patriotism Quotes
Patriotism is when love of your own people comes first; nationalism, when hate for people other than your own comes first. 
Charles de Gaulle 

We do not consider patriotism desirable if it contradicts civilized behavior. 
Friedrich Durrenmatt 

Each nation feels superior to other nations. That breeds patriotism - and wars. 
Dale Carnegie 

Gentlemen have talked a great deal of patriotism. A venerable word, when duly practised. 
Robert Walpole 

Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism. 
George Washington

Mom Quotes 90-98

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Mom Quotes
My mother was a personal friend of God's. They had ongoing conversations. 
Della Reese 

My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her. 
George Washington 

My mother worked in factories, worked as a domestic, worked in a restaurant, always had a second job. 
Ed Bradley 

Giving birth was easier than having a tattoo. 
Nicole Appleton 

How simple a thing it seems to me that to know ourselves as we are, we must know our mothers names. 
Alice Walker 

I am no mother, and I won't be one. 
Brigitte Bardot 

I am sure that if the mothers of various nations could meet, there would be no more wars. 
E. M. Forster 

I am truly my mother's son. 
David Geffen