there's no countries,
it isn't hard to do,
nothing to kill
or die for, and no religion too,
Imagine all the people
Life is what happens
while you are making other plans.
John Lennon (1940–1980),
“Beautiful Boy” (song),
on the album Starting Over
A working class hero
is something to be.....
keep you doped with
religion and sex and tv.
"Our enemies are innovative and resourceful, and so are we. They
never stop thinking about new ways
to harm our country and our people,
and neither do we."
D.C., Aug. 5, 2004
"If this were a dictatorship, it'd be
a heck of a lot easier, just so long
as I'm the dictator."
—Washington, D.C., Dec. 19, 2000
"Major combat operations in Iraq have ended. In the battle of
Iraq, the United States and our allies have prevailed." —speaking
underneath a "Mission Accomplished" banner aboard the USS Abraham
Lincoln, May 1, 2003
"I just want you to know that,
when we talk about war, we're really talking about peace."
—Washington, D.C. June 18, 2002
"But all in all, it's been a fabulous
year for Laura and me." —summing up his first year in office, three
months after the 9/11 attacks, Washington, D.C., Dec. 20, 2001
know where bin Laden is. I have no idea and really don't care. It's not
that important. It's not our priority."
—Washington, D.C., March 13, 2002
"The really rich people figure out
how to dodge taxes anyway." —explaining why high taxes on the rich are a
Annandale, Va., Aug. 9, 2004
Repetition does not transform a lie into a truth.
(1882 - 1945),
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Politics is supposed to be the second oldest profession.Ronald Reagan (1911 - )
I have come to realize that it bears a very close resemblance to the
Samuel Adams American Patriot & Politician (1722 - 1803)
"If ever a time should come when vain and aspiring
men shall possess the highest seats in government, our country will stand
in need of its experienced patriots to prevent its ruin."
| Martin Luther
"The nonviolent resister must often express his protest through
noncooperation or boycotts, but noncooperation and boycotts are not
ends themselves; they are merely means to awaken a sense of moral
shame in the opponent. The end is redemption and reconciliation.
The aftermath of nonviolence is the creation of the beloved community,
while the aftermath of violence is tragic bitterness."
"They that can give up essential liberty to obtain
a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety."
Historical Review of Pennsylvania, 1759.
"These are the times that try men’s souls.
The summer soldier and the sunshine patriot will, in this crisis,
shrink from the service of their country; but he that stands it now,
deserves the love and thanks of man and woman."