True quote: Obama on Ayn Rand

  Many US politicians, particularly in the Republican party, look to the writings and¬†philosophies¬†of author Ayn Rand as inspiration and a guiding light in what the theoretical balance of politics and business should be in a democratic society. Detractors argue that her work is a singular, unrealistic view of how anyone should conduct themselves, and […]

Ronald Reagan: True Quote on AK47 Rifles

Ronald Reagan’s legacy does not focus on his policies and beliefs around gun control. He is, however, a well-respected figure in the history of the Republican party so politicians and citizens still look to his words on many important issues. Given today’s political climate and recent events bringing focus to the issue of gun proliferation […]

CF Favorites: 8 Great Quotes From Rick Santorum

“The government has convinced parents that at some point it’s no longer their responsibility. And in fact, they force them, in many respects, to turn their children over to the public education system and wrest control from them and block them out of participation of that. That has to change or education will not improve […]

CF Favorites: 6 Great Quotes From Alan Greenspan

“To succeed, you will soon learn, as I did, the importance of a solid foundation in the basics of education – literacy, both verbal and numerical, and communication skills.” “In the absence of the gold standard, there is no way to protect savings from confiscation through inflation. There is no safe store of value.” “Any […]

CF Favorites: 6 Great Quotes From Ross Perot

“Business is not just doing deals; business is having great products, doing great engineering, and providing tremendous service to customers. Finally, business is a cobweb of human relationships.” “Most new jobs won’t come from our biggest employers. They will come from our smallest. We’ve got to do everything we can to make entrepreneurial dreams a […]

CF Picks: 13 Memorable Quotes From Dick Cheney

“We have to make America the best place in the world to do business.” “It’s not just Bin Laden or just those that are involved in the counterterrorism effort. We’ve gotta cast the net broader than that. But I think it’s a – very special tribute that we all owe to the bravery and courage […]

CF Favorites: 5 Great Quotes From Barney Frank

“It is, of course, further indication that a fundamentalist right has really taken over much of the Republican Party, People might cite George Bush as proof that you can be totally impervious to the effects of Harvard and Yale education.” “Before this learning experience, I had assumed that with regard to programs that sought to […]

CF Picks: 13 Memorable Quotes From Grover Norquist

“I read murder mysteries. I exercise 40 minutes a day. I watch videotapes while I exercise. I listen to audiotapes when I am in my car. And I try to stay in three different centuries.” “Democrats are people who raise your taxes and spend your money on weird stuff. They steal your guns, and they […]

CF Favorites: 5 Great Quotes From Dianne Feinstein

“‘No Child Left Behind’ requires states and school districts to ensure that all students are learning and are reaching their highest potential. Special education students should not be left out of these accountability mechanisms.” “Ninety percent of leadership is the ability to communicate something people want.” “Instead of starting a new nuclear arms race, now […]

CF Picks: 13 Memorable Quotes From Nancy Pelosi

“The impact of climate change is a tremendous risk to the security and well-being of our countries.” “I say to my colleagues never confine your best work, your hopes, your dreams, the aspiration of the American people to what will be signed by George W. Bush because that is too limiting a factor.” “Furthermore, we […]