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    #2256626 - 01/20/04 05:35 PM (13 years, 8 months ago)

"A democracy cannot exist as a permanent form of government. It can only exist until the voters discover that they can vote themselves money from the Public Treasury. From that moment on, the majority always votes for the candidate promising the most benefits from the Public Treasury with the result that a democracy always collapses over loose fiscal policy always followed by dictatorship."

- alexander tyler

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    #2256772 - 01/20/04 06:42 PM (13 years, 8 months ago)


You cannot legislate the poor into prosperity by legislating the wealthy out of prosperity. What one person receives without working for another person must work for without receiving. The government cannot give to anybody anything that the government does not first take from somebody else. When half of the people get the idea that they do not have to work because the other half is going to take care of them and when the other half gets the idea that it does no good to work because somebody else is going to get what they work for that my dear friend is the beginning of the end of any nation. You cannot multiply wealth by dividing it. ~ Adrian Rogers

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    #2262866 - 01/22/04 03:24 PM (13 years, 8 months ago)

that's so true it's scary......and happening as we speak. :mad:


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    #2262880 - 01/22/04 03:29 PM (13 years, 8 months ago)

sad but true. :tongue:

"Know your Body - Know your Mind - Know your Substance - Know your Source.

Lest we forget. "

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