A society that has more justice is a society that needs less charity.
All empires eventually destroy themselves. That's the record of history.
Capitalism will always survive, because socialism will be there to save it.
Democrats have become very good at electing very bad Republicans.
I don't think meals have any business being deductible. I'm for separation of calories and corporations.
I start with the premise that the function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.
If you always vote for the lesser of two evils, you will always have evil, and you will always have less.
If you don't turn on to politics, politics will turn on you.
Information is the currency of democracy. Its denial must always be suspect.
National security is the fig leaf against freedom of information.
Power concedes nothing without a demand. The struggle for justice must never be adjourned. The forces of injustice do not take vacations.
Power has to be insecure to be responsive.
Ralph Nader is as much of politician as Bob Packwood, only he's not as smooth with the ladies.
The only difference between the Republican and Democratic parties is the velocities with which their knees hit the floor when corporations knock on their door. That's the only difference.
The only true aging is the erosion of one's ideals.
The speed of exit of a civil servant is directly proportional to the quality of his service.
The whole story of human history is: The blasphemy of today is the commonplace of tomorrow.
There are some people in this world who would never plant a seed because it doesn't produce fruit the first season.
There can be no daily democracy without daily citizenship.
This country has far more problems than it deserves and far more solutions than it applies.
We must strive to become good ancestors.
When people ask, 'Why should the rich pay a larger percent of their income than middle-income people?' My answer is not an answer most people get: It's because their power developed from laws that enriched them.
Your best teacher is your last mistake.
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