Official Quotes

"I don’t get it, even what’s happening here. All official procla...

"I don’t get it, even what’s happening here. All official proclamations begin with, “No cause for panic, don’t panic”, and then all that they tell you is reasons to panic" - Slavoj Zizek on COVID-19
📅︎ Mar 15
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Today as always, men fall into two groups: slaves and free men. Whoever do...

Today as always, men fall into two groups: slaves and free men. Whoever does not have two-thirds of his day for himself, is a slave, whatever he may be: a statesman, a businessman, an official, or a scholar. - Friedrich Nietzsche
📅︎ Dec 29
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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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"Nobody believes the official s...

"Nobody believes the official spokesman... but everybody trusts an unidentified source." — Ron Nesen
📅︎ Dec 04
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"Nobody believes the official s...

"Nobody believes the official spokesman... but everybody trusts an unidentified source." — Ron Nesen
📅︎ Sep 12
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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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"Never believe anything ...

"Never believe anything until it has been officially denied." — Claud Cockburn
📅︎ Sep 06
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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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“I have great respect for that man, and if he have great concerns about me, there most be some ...

“I have great respect for that man, and if he have great concerns about me, there most be some truth to it.” —Abraham Lincoln [His reply when Abraham Lincoln was once told by a reporter that another government official has sharply criticized him. What did the president have to say to that?]
📅︎ Nov 09
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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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“Never believe anything in po...

“Never believe anything in politics until it has been officially denied.” ― Otto von Bismarck
📅︎ Nov 23
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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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"It is just as difficult to detect an Official's dishonesty...

"It is just as difficult to detect an Official's dishonesty as it is to discover how much water is drunk by the swimming Fish." - Chanakya Ancient Indian Philosopher and Administrator
📅︎ Mar 10
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"When rich speculators prosper while farmers lose their land; when government officia...

"When rich speculators prosper while farmers lose their land; when government officials spend money on weapons instead of cures; when the upper class is extravagant and irresponsible while the poor have nowhere to turn - all this is robbery and chaos." - Lao Tzu
📅︎ Feb 18
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"In those days you could not so easily melt steel, say with a ker...

"In those days you could not so easily melt steel, say with a kerosene fire, the official physics for this process having not been in place until a few weeks after September 11, 2001"--- George Trinkaus
📅︎ May 31
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"There is a very grave danger that an announced need for increased s...

"There is a very grave danger that an announced need for increased security will be seized upon by those anxious to expand it's meaning to the very limits of official censorship and concealment." John F. Kennedy
📅︎ Mar 09
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"You know why my show is good? Because the network officials say you're...

"You know why my show is good? Because the network officials say you're not smart enough to get what I'm doing, and every day I fight for you. I tell them how smart you are. Turns out, I was wrong. You people are stupid."
📅︎ Apr 20
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