The prestige of government has undoubtedly been lowered considerably by the prohibition …

The prestige of government has undoubtedly been lowered considerably by the prohibition law. For nothing is more destructive of respect for the government and the law of the land than passing laws which cannot be enforced. It is an open secret that the dangerous increase of crime in this country is closely connected with this. Albert Einstein
Albert Einstein, My First Impression of the U.S.A., 1921 (1879-1955)

The American people endorse this basic approach: They want to fix what’…

The American people endorse this basic approach: They want to fix what’s broken, but they don’t want to destroy the system and rebuild it in the image of the Post Office. That’s where they disagree with the Clinton Administration and its Congressional allies. That is the great lesson of the current health care debate. Phil Gramm
Phil Gramm, USA Today, May 18, 1994

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