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Appropriate Gerald Ford quote....

Discussion in 'Politics, Elections & Legislation' started by Brian in Oregon, Jan 7, 2010.

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  1. Brian in Oregon

    Brian in Oregon Well-Known Member

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    "A government big enough to give you everything you want is a government big enough to take from you everything you have."
    - Gerald R. Ford
     
  2. Jack L. Smith

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    Actually, Ford was paraphrasing Thomas Jefferson.

    "Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have ... The course of history shows that as a government grows, liberty decreases." TJ

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  3. ubustem&how

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    Nicely said from a president that was not elected president and was collecting at least 3 different government pensions (Presidential, VP, Congressional and State of Michigan). I kind of liked him but he was like all the rest, say one thing do another!
     
  4. daddiooo

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    The best one yet........drum roll please.......



    "I'm sure that you think you understand what you thought I said, but I'm not sure you realize that what you heard is not what I meant"

    Richard Nixon
     
  5. grnberetcj

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    Gotta love that Tricky Dicky!

    Curt
     
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