• I contend that for  a nation to try to tax itself into prosperity is like a man standing in a bucket and trying  to lift himself up by the  handle.
    I contend that for a nation to try to tax itself into prosperity is like a man standing in a bucket and trying to lift himself up by the handle.
    ~ Winston Churchill
  • Giving money and power to government is like giving whiskey and car keys to teenage boys.
    ~ P. J. O'Rourke, Civil Libertarian
  • Just because you do not take an interest in politics doesn't mean politics won't take an interest in you.
    Just because you do not take an interest in politics doesn't mean politics won't take an interest in you.
    ~ Pericles (430 B.C.)
  • No man's life, liberty, or property is safe while the legislature is in session.
    ~ Mark Twain
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  • The heart of a statesman should be in his head.
    ~ Napoleon Bonaparte
  • They are trying to destabilise us from within in order to make us more compliant.
    ~ Vladimir Putin, Russian President, blaming US for Panama Papers leaks.
  • Bharat Mata ki Jai is not a BJP slogan. This is in fact the slogan of the Congress party.
    ~ Virbhadra Singh
  • Black money is so much a part of our white economy, a tumour in the centre of the brain.
    ~ Rohinton Mistry
  • To strengthen military alliances is a reflection of a cold war mentality. As for the US ships which came, I can only suggest they be careful.
    ~ Yang Yujun, Chinese defence ministry spokesman, on reports of US patrols in the South China Sea.
  • There was nothing wrong in burning of the Indian flags in J&K nor was sloganeering against India anti-national.
    ~ Pappu Yadav, Jan Adhikar Party Chief