Constitution Related Quotes



“If the provisions of the constitution be not upheld when they pinch as well as when they comfort, they may as well be abandoned”

George Sutherland


“The constitution is likely to fuel rather than dampen insurgency,”

Robert Malley


“There is a tragic flaw in our precious Constitution, and I don't know what can be done to fix it. This is it: Only nut cases want to be president.”

Kurt Vonnegut


“I believe that, if it will be possible to get a constitution, this will be a good, strong step forward to achieve stability in that country, ... We hope very much that will occur.”

Vladimir Putin


“name someone who is fully committed to strictly interpreting our Constitution and our laws and not legislating from the bench.”

Scott Mcclellan


“In contrast to the prescribed right to statewide referendum process, there is no affirmative right under the Maine Constitution which enables citizens to enact local ordinances by petition. This conclusion is in accordance with Maine law.... In conclusion, the city drafted the charter to provide for a citizen's initiative process and the city can amend the charter to limit that process. The proposed amendment is in accordance with state and federal constitutions, as well as state statute.”

William Kelly


“Putting it in the state constitution doesn't save it.”

Larry Spalding


“All the Party members should observe carefully the constitution and act strictly in accordance with related rules and regulations.”

Wu Guanzheng


“If there's a strong majority of Sunnis, which is very possible, that vote against that constitution, could that not possibly lead to a worsening political situation rather than a better one?”

Carl Levin


“The aim of this move is to pass the constitution and impose it on everybody regardless of their opinions.”

Saleh Al-mutlaq