Elected Quotes

Republicans are the party that says “G...

Republicans are the party that says “Government doesn’t work!” ...And then they get elected and prove it. - P. J. O’Rourke
📅︎ Mar 14
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“In my view a woman could be...

“In my view a woman could be elected president of the United States.” — Bernie Sanders, 1988
📅︎ Jan 14
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“In order to get elected, Bar...

“In order to get elected, Barack Obama will start a war with Iran.” — Donald J. Trump, in 2011
📅︎ Jan 05
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"Gentleman, you can be a deputy, you can become a member o...

"Gentleman, you can be a deputy, you can become a member of the parliament, you can even get elected as the president, but you can't be an artist/craftsman." - Mustafa Kemal Atatürk
📅︎ Jan 10
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Patriotism means to stand by the country,...

Patriotism means to stand by the country, it does not mean to stand by the president or any elected official. —Theodore Roosevelt
📅︎ Dec 27
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“If pigs could vote, the man with the slop bucket w...

“If pigs could vote, the man with the slop bucket would be elected swineherd every time, no matter how much slaughtering he did on the side.” ~ Orson Scott Card
📅︎ Oct 01
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"The problem with poli...

"The problem with political jokes is they get elected." — Henry Cate VII
📅︎ Sep 22
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voters are slaves if ...

voters are slaves if the same politicians are elected every five years
📅︎ Jul 06
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"Ninety-eight percent of the adults in this country are decent, ...

"Ninety-eight percent of the adults in this country are decent, hard-working, honest Americans. It's the other lousy two percent that get all the publicity. But then--we elected them." — Lily Tomlin
📅︎ Feb 01
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"CNN is one of the participants in the war. I have a fa...

"CNN is one of the participants in the war. I have a fantasy where Ted Turner is elected president but refuses because he doesn't want to give up power." — Arthur C. Clarke
📅︎ Oct 22
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"Our nation is facing a crisis of liberty if we do not control campaign expendatures. We must pro...

"Our nation is facing a crisis of liberty if we do not control campaign expendatures. We must proove that elective office is not for sale. We must convince the public that elected officials are what James Madison intended us to be, agents of the soverign people, not the hired hands of rich givers."
📅︎ Sep 23
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"Our elected leaders should...

"Our elected leaders should not only expect our scrutiny, they should invite it." - Me :)
📅︎ Sep 23
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"The trouble with political ...

"The trouble with political jokes is that they often get elected to office" - Tony Pettito
📅︎ May 10
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We get what we deserv...

We get what we deserve. They are our elected officials. - George Carlin
📅︎ Jul 15
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'Presidents are se...

'Presidents are selected, not elected.'― Franklin D. Roosevelt
📅︎ Dec 26
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"We live in a representative democracy ...

"We live in a representative democracy where elected officials are accountable to the people. APRIL FOOLS!" ~ Conan O'Brien
📅︎ Apr 02
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“Bad officials are electe...

“Bad officials are elected by good citizens that do not vote.” –George Jean Nathan
📅︎ Jun 04
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"We all know what to do; we just don't know how...

"We all know what to do; we just don't know how to get re-elected after we've done it." - Jean-Claude Juncker - Former Prime Minister of Luxembourg
📅︎ Aug 23
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“A fool and his...

“A fool and his money are soon elected.” ~Will Rogers
📅︎ Jun 09
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"We were all soldiers, simply following what was written on our walking papers. But where were ...

"We were all soldiers, simply following what was written on our walking papers. But where were the orders coming from, ultimately? Take me to your leader. But where is his office? I was just following orders. The people elected me. But who elected the people?" - Stephen King, "'Salem's Lot"
📅︎ Nov 12
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"If nominated, I shall run to Mexico. If elected, I sha...

"If nominated, I shall run to Mexico. If elected, I shall fight extradition." -- U.S. Representative Mo Udall, when asked if he would run in the 1984 presidential election
📅︎ Apr 19
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"We weren't elected to this job to ignore important issue...

"We weren't elected to this job to ignore important issues. We were elected to cast votes on important issues. And this is too important an issue to simply ignore." - Dick Durbin
📅︎ Feb 25
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“Responsibility does not only lie with the leaders of our count...

“Responsibility does not only lie with the leaders of our countries or with those who have been appointed or elected to do a particular job. It lies with each one of us individually.” ―Dalai Lama
📅︎ Oct 27
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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
📅︎ Feb 07
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The problem wit...

The problem with political jokes is they get elected.
📅︎ Nov 07
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You didn't elect me to tell you what you...

You didn't elect me to tell you what you wanted to hear. You elected me to tell you the truth. - Barack Obama [www.quotesqr.com]
📅︎ Oct 04
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