Government Related Quotes



“The government should have learned its lesson from steel tariffs -- they were a big disaster. I don't think these protectionist measures will be passed.”

Matthew Ellis

#Disaster #Government


“When any government, or any church for that matter, undertakes to say to its subjects, This you may not read, this you must not see, this you are forbidden to know, the end result is tyranny and oppression no matter how holy the motives.”

Robert A. Heinlein

#Church #Government


“The government will go on supporting Hong Kong's economic development by firmly implementing the policies of 'one country, two systems' and 'Hong Kong people governing Hong Kong,'”

Zeng Peiyan

#Country #Development #Economic #Firmly #Government #Hong #Implementing #One #Policies #Supporting #Systems


“The government also provides emergency relief in disaster-hit areas, offers help to low-income people, vagrants and street children, and encourages the development of charity organizations.”

Li Liguo

#Children #Disaster #Government #Help #Income #People


“Here is my first principle of foreign policy: good government at home.”

William E. Gladstone

#Government #Home


“We are still waiting for the green light from the US government about when exactly the Indonesian medical workers can depart for the US,”

Alwi Shihab

#Government #Us #Workers


Every citizen has to figure out what kind of government he or she wants.

Stephen Breyer

#Government #Wants


“Please tell your government and everyone in your office to go f*** themselves.”

Henry Rollins

#Government #Office


“It is important that the government has all its votes at its disposal this afternoon. The security of the nation comes first. No government can afford to take risks with the security of the country.”

Gordon Brown

#Government #Security


Nothing is more destructive of respect for the government and the law of the land than passing laws which cannot be enforced.

Albert Einstein

#Enforced #Government #Land #Law #Respect