Systems Of Government Quotes

Systems Of Government Quotes by Mark Twain, Sandra Day O’Connor, Mahatma Gandhi, John Ringo, Thomas DiLorenzo, Franklin D. Roosevelt and many others.

Each nation knowing it has the only true religion and the only sane system of government, each despising all the others, each an ass and not suspecting it.
The whole idea of a public education was to train young people about how our system of government works, so they could be good citizens and be part of it. We’re not doing that today.
I have not hesitated to call the system of Government under which we are labouring ‘satanic‘ and I withdraw naught out of it.
…open-market democratic capitalism isn’t the best system of government in the world, it just works the best.
Those (who) seek to establish systems of Government based on the regimentation of all Human Beings by a handful of individual rulers…call this a new order. It is not new and it is not order.
Let the entire system of government be strengthened, and let the balance of power be drawn up in such a manner that it will be permanent and incapable of decay because of its own tenuity.
The representative system of government is calculated to produce the wisest laws, by collecting wisdom where it can be found.
All my life I’ve worked to try to correct and perfect our system of government to make it more fair.
Don Siegelman
Merging the ability to conduct surveillance that reveals every aspect of a person‘s life with the ability to conjure up the legal authority to execute that surveillance, and finally, removing any accountable judicial oversight, creates the opportunity for unprecedented influence over our system of government.
Democracy is a poor system of government at best; the only thing that can honestly be said in its favor is that it is eight times as good as any other method the human race has ever tried.
Men at a distance, who have admired our systems of government unfounded in nature, are apt to accuse the rulers, and say that taxes have been assessed too high and collected too rigidly.
If you‘re going to pick a book and you want to base a system of government around it, why not ‘Harry Potter?’
A leader has to know how the system functions – not just the system of government but the whole social and economic system, including business, the unions, and the universities.
Listenstrange women lying in ponds distributing swords is no basis for a system of government. Supreme executive power derives from a mandate from the masses, not from some farcical aquatic ceremony.
You’ll find a lot of rural municipalities, very, very big district municipalities that actually have no tax base whereas our system of government presumes that the bulk of resources from government will come from resources that they will generate themselves.
A nonviolent system of government is clearly an impossibility so long as the wide gulf between the rich and the hungry millions persists.
The political disfunction that has brought about the shutdown and now threatens default, isn’t so much gridlock. It is exposing the fatal flaw in our Constitution and highly distinct system of government. In other words, it’s the Constitution’s fault. Something truly catastrophic was bound to happen sooner or later.
In any case, decisions on troop levels in the American system of government are not made by any general or set of generals but by the civilian leadership of the war effort.
Do not adopt the best system of government, but the one most likely to succeed.
Education is ‘the guardian genius of our democracy.’ Nothing really means more to our future, not our military defenses, not our missiles or our bombers, not our production economy, not even our democratic system of government. For all of these are worthless if we lack the brain power to support and sustain them.
Each government accuses the other of perfidy, intrigue and ambition, as a means of heating the imagination of their respective nations, and incensing them to hostilities. Man is not the enemy of man, but through the medium of a false system of government.
I cannot consent that my mortal body shall be laid in a repository prepared for an Emperor or a King my republican feelings and principles forbid it the simplicity of our system of government forbids it.
Listen, strange women lyin’ in ponds distributin’ swords is no basis for a system of government.
The genius of our founders is that they designed a system of government that can be changed. And we should take heart, because we’ve changed this country before.
The remedy for our social evils does not consist so much in changing the system of government as it does in increasing the general intelligence of the people so that they may learn how to govern.
Our whole system of government is based on “We the people,” but if we the people don’t pay attention to what’s going on, we have no right to bellyache or squawk when things go wrong.
What’s brilliant about the United States system of government is separation of power. Not only the executive, legislative, judicial branches, but also the independence of the military from civilians, an independent media and press, an independent central bank.
The question is: What can we, as citizens, do to reform our tax system? As you know, under our three-branch system of government, the tax laws are created by: Satan. But he works through the Congress, so that’s where we must focus our efforts.
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