Ageless Wit and Observations

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  1. Cass

    Cass Plumber

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    A government big enough to give you everything you want, is strong enough to take everything you have

    Thomas Jefferson___________________

    The ultimate result of shielding men from the effects of folly is to fill the world with fools.

    Herbert Spencer (1820-1903)__________

    The only difference between a tax man and a taxidermist is that the taxidermist leaves the skin.

    Mark Twain_________________________

    The inherent vice of Capitalism is the unequal sharing of the blessings. The inherent blessings of Socialism is the equal sharing of misery.

    Winston Churchill__________________

    The Government is like a baby's alimentary canal, with a happy appetite at one end and no responsibility at the other.

    Ronald Reagan____________________

    I don't make jokes. I just watch the Government and report the facts.

    Will Rogers_______________________

    Giving money and power to government is like giving whiskey and car keys to a teenage boy.

    P.J.O'Rourke______________________

    I contend that for a nation to try and tax itself into prosperity is like a man standing in a bucket and trying to lift himself up by the handle.

    Winston Churchill

    Government is the great fiction, through which everybody endeavors to live at the expense of everybody else.

    Fredric Bastiat (1801-1850)______________

    Foreign aid might be defined as a transfer of money from poor people in rich country's to rich people in poor country's.

    Douglas Casey, Classmate of Bill Clinton at Georgetown University____________________
  2. Cookie

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    I like these Cass alot.
    This one is especially too true,

    Giving money and power to government is like giving whiskey and car keys to a teenage boy.

    P.J.O'Rourke______________________

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