Democrat Quotes

"I have been thinking that I would make a proposition to my Republi...

"I have been thinking that I would make a proposition to my Republican friends... that if they will stop telling lies about the Democrats, we will stop telling the truth about them." โ€” Adlai E. Stevenson Jr.
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โ€œThey tell us that we live in a great free republic; that ou...

โ€œThey tell us that we live in a great free republic; that our institutions are democratic; that we are a free and self-governing people. This is too much, even for a joke.โ€ -Eugene V. Debs
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"And while most Democratic voters list beating Trump as their top issue, som...

"And while most Democratic voters list beating Trump as their top issue, some members of a belligerent progressive faction led by Bernie Sanders seems more interested in ideological purity than in winning in November." - Garry Kasparov.
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"Rifles, muskets, long-bows and hand-grenades are inherently democratic we...

"Rifles, muskets, long-bows and hand-grenades are inherently democratic weapons. A complex weapon makes the strong stronger, while a simple weapon - so long as there is no answer to it - gives claws to the weak." - George Orwell
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"The state is nothing but an instrument of opress...

"The state is nothing but an instrument of opression of one class by another - no less so in a democratic republic than in a monarchy." - Friedrich Engels
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"I belong to no org...

"I belong to no organized party. I am a Democrat." โ€” Will Rogers
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"The conscious and intelligent manipulation of the ...

"The conscious and intelligent manipulation of the organized habits and opinions of the masses is an important element in democratic society." - Edward Bernays
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"You get fifteen democrats i...

"You get fifteen democrats in a room, and you get twenty opinions." โ€” Senator Patrick Leahy
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 24
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โ€œThe Democratic Party believes that people are basically good, but need govern...

โ€œThe Democratic Party believes that people are basically good, but need government to monitor every aspect of their lives. The Republican Party believes people are basically bad, but will be OK if left to their own devices.โ€ โ€”P. J. Oโ€™Rourke
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 09
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"Secrecy and a free, d...

"Secrecy and a free, democratic government donโ€™t mix." - Harry S. Truman
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"Television is the first truly democratic culture - the first cult...

"Television is the first truly democratic culture - the first culture available to everybody and entirely governed by what the people want. The most terrifying thing is what people do want." โ€” Clive Barnes
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 05
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Democratic Republican it...

Democratic Republican it doesnโ€™t matter. We donโ€™t know anything that they know.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 19
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"Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, b...

"Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future" - John F. Kennedy
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 24
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"You pompously call yourselves Republicans and Democrats. There is no Republican Party. Th...

"You pompously call yourselves Republicans and Democrats. There is no Republican Party. There is no Democratic Party. There are no Republicans nor Democrats in this House. You are lick-spittlers and panderers, the creatures of the Plutocracy.โ€ ~ Jack London, The Iron Heel 1908
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โ€œRepublicans believe in...

โ€œRepublicans believe in God. Democrats believe in Santa Claus.โ€ -- Mort Sahl
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 14
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"I am not a member of any ...

"I am not a member of any organized political party. I am a Democrat." - Will Rogers
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 05
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"Television is the first truly democratic culture - the first cult...

"Television is the first truly democratic culture - the first culture available to everybody and entirely governed by what the people want. The most terrifying thing is what people do want." - Clive Barnes
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"The Democrats stand for ...

"The Democrats stand for nothing except 'I wish I was a Republican'." - Frank Zappa
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Richard Stallman: "Only so...

Richard Stallman: "Only socialism can make capitalism stable and keep it democratic."
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"Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answe...

"Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future." -JFK
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 21
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"Television is the first truly democratic culture - the first cult...

"Television is the first truly democratic culture - the first culture available to everybody and entirely governed by what the people want. The most terrifying thing is what people do want." โ€” Clive Barnes
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 22
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"If the American intellectual class rivets itself to a โ€œliberalโ€ philosophy ...there will th...

"If the American intellectual class rivets itself to a โ€œliberalโ€ philosophy ...there will then be need for โ€œdemocratsโ€ whose task will be to divide, confuse, disturb, keep the intellectual waters constantly in motion to prevent any such ice from ever forming."- Randolph Bourne (1914)
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"Collusion is not a crime, but that doesnโ€™t m...

"Collusion is not a crime, but that doesnโ€™t matter because there was No Collusion (except by Crooked Hillary and the Democrats)!โ€ -Donald Trump
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 31
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"The democrats believe in the trombones before whose blast the ...

"The democrats believe in the trombones before whose blast the walls of Jericho fall together; as often as they stand before the walls of despotism, they seek to imitate the miracle." - Karl Marx
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 10
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I don't see Republicans flipping their lids trying to...

I don't see Republicans flipping their lids trying to burn down buildings in Ninja outfits when a Democrat, progressive, or socialist tries to speak. - Jeanine Pirro
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 29
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"Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, b...

"Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future." - John F. Kennedy
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 01
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"Paradoxically, the increasingly democratic dissemination of information, rat...

"Paradoxically, the increasingly democratic dissemination of information, rather than producing an educated public, has instead created an army of ill-informed and angry citizens who denounce intellectual achievement and distrust experts."
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 13
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โ€œA democratic society in its thirst for liberty may fall under the influ...

โ€œA democratic society in its thirst for liberty may fall under the influence of bad leaders. Popular acclaim will attend on the man who tells the people what they want to hear rather than what truly benefits them.โ€ ~ Plato
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"Why do they say I hate my country? And what does that even mean? Am I supposed to hate my to...

"Why do they say I hate my country? And what does that even mean? Am I supposed to hate my town, am I supposed to hate all English people, or my government? And if I do hate my government, does that mean I hate my country? It's a democratic duty to criticize the government." - Ken Loach
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"Every line of serious work that I have written since 1936 ha...

"Every line of serious work that I have written since 1936 has been written, directly or indirectly, against totalitarianism and for democratic socialism, as I understand it". - George Orwell
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"Who am I supposed to vote for - am I supposed to vot...

"Who am I supposed to vote for - am I supposed to vote for the Democrat who's going to blast me in the ass, or the Republican who's blasting my ass? " Dennis Reynolds
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 05
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"I never use the words Democrats and Republi...

"I never use the words Democrats and Republicans. It's liberals and Americans." - James Watt, Secretary of the Interior under Ronald Reagan
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"There is one political party in this country, and that is the party of money. It has...

"There is one political party in this country, and that is the party of money. It has two branches, the Republicans and the Democrats, the chief difference between which is that the Democrats are better at concealing their scorn for the average man." - Gore Vidal
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 06
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โ€œYou know, Iโ€™ll support Democrat...

โ€œYou know, Iโ€™ll support Democrats, the Republicans, whatever the hell I have to supportโ€ - Donald Trump
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 20
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If the Republicans will stop telling li...

If the Republicans will stop telling lies about the Democrats, we will stop telling the truth about them. ~ Adlai Stevenson
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 11
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"The Democrats are the party that says government will make you smarter, taller...

"The Democrats are the party that says government will make you smarter, taller, richer, and remove the crabgrass on your lawn. The Republicans are the party that says government doesn't work and then they get elected and prove it." PJ O'Rourke
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 07
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"Call it democracy, or call it democratic socialism, bu...

"Call it democracy, or call it democratic socialism, but there must be a better distribution of wealth within this country for all Godโ€™s children.โ€- Martin Luther King Jr.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 19
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"There were 7 Democrats in Hinsdale County, but you, you...

"There were 7 Democrats in Hinsdale County, but you, you voracious, man-eating son-of-a-bitch, you ate five of them." - the presiding judge, M.B. Gerry, to Alfred Packer, 1873
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"The only difference between the Republican and Democrat...

"The only difference between the Republican and Democratic parties is the velocities with which their knees hit the floor when corporations knock on their door. " - Ralph Nader
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โ€œDemocrats legislat...

โ€œDemocrats legislate; Republicans investigate.โ€ ~ Lyndon Johnson
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"The first truth is... a democracy is not safe if people tolerate the growth of private power t...

"The first truth is... a democracy is not safe if people tolerate the growth of private power to a point where it becomes stronger than their democratic state itself. That, in its essence, is fascism - ownership of government by... any controlling private power." - Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1938
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"We all accept liberal democratic capitalism, even during this current pan-European disast...

"We all accept liberal democratic capitalism, even during this current pan-European disaster. We timidly ask, 'Oh, can we have a few more rights for minorities? A little more healthcare?' But nobody questions the frame. And that is the real triumph of ideology." - Slavoj Zizek
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