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Elections quotes

Elections quotes

The total collapse of the public opinion polls shows that this country is in good health. A country that developed an airtight system of finding out in advance what was in people’s minds would be uninhabitable. Elwyn Brooks White Bad officials are elected by good citizens who do not vote.  George Jean Nathan Politics is the gentle art of getting votes from the poor and campaign funds from the rich, by promising to protect each … Continue reading

Quotes and opinions on Great Britain

Quotes and opinions on Great Britain

To be the first to stand up and do the right thing Graeme, Londonderry, UK I feel blessed to be a Brit and thank God for it, To be part of a peoples called the United Kingdom which is the mother of much of modern western civilization is something to be very proud of!… God had a great purpose for Britain and still does! I’m very proud to be British… God bless the Queen! Tony, … Continue reading

Mencken quotes and aphorisms

Philosophy consists very largely of one philosopher arguing that all others are jackasses. He usually proves it, and I should add that he also usually proves that he is one himself. H.L. Mencken Religion is a conceited effort to deny the most obvious realities. H.L. Mencken I know some who are constantly drunk on books as other men are drunk on whiskey. H.L. Mencken The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace … Continue reading