Wednesday, June 25, 2008

Some of my favorite non-biblical quotes

By Antonio da Rosa

'Here's my strategy on the Cold War: We win, they lose.' - Ronald Reagan


'The most terrifying words in the English language are: I'm from the government and I'm here to help.' - Ronald Reagan


'The trouble with our liberal friends is not that they're ignorant; it's just that they know so much that isn't so.' - Ronald Reagan


'Of the four wars in my lifetime, none came about because the U.S. was too strong.'
- Ronald Reagan


'I have wondered at times
about what the Ten Commandments would have looked like if Moses had run them through the U.S. Congress.' - Ronald Reagan


'The taxpayer: That's someone who works for the federal government but doesn't have to take the civil service examination.'
- Ronald Reagan


'Government is like a baby: An alimentary canal with a big appetite at one end and no sense of responsibility at the other.'
- Ronald Reagan


'It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.' - Ronald Reagan


'Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.' - Ronald Reagan


'No arsenal, or no weapon in the arsenals of the world, is as formidable as the will and moral courage of free men and women.' - Ronald Reagan


'If we ever forget that we're one nation under God, then we will be a nation gone under.'
- Ronald Reagan

3 comments:

Celestial Fundie said...

Thanks for posting that, Antonio. Reagen quotes are great.

It is weird to think I am old enought to remember Reagen being president.

I am glad you are making use of your privilege of being able to post here.

Jim said...

Wow, and I thought he was just another actor turned politician. Those are some really funny quotes.

Rose~ said...

Great quotes! Matthew and Antonio: you make a good team. :~)