"Large legislative bodies resolve themselves into coteries, and coteries into jealousies."
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"The government must always be a step ahead of the popular movement."
"But their determination to banish fools foundered ultimately in the installation of absolute idiots."
"Nothing turns out to be so oppressive and unjust as a feeble government."
"The point to remember is what government gives it must first take away"
"By definition, a government has no conscience. Sometimes it has a policy, but nothing more."
"Good government is the outcome of private virtue."
"Though the people support the government; the government should not support the people."
"You can only govern men by serving them. The rule is without exception."
"The constitution is not neutral. It was designed to take the government off the backs of people."
"Of all tasks of government the most basic is to protect its citizens against violence."
"Every form of government tends to perish by excess of its basic principles."
"The less government we have the better."
"Truth is the glue that holds government together."
"An educated people can be easily governed."
"The government solution to a problem is usually as bad as the problem."
"Governments never learn. Only people learn."
"To rule is not so much a question of the heavy hand as the firm seat."
"It is the duty of government to make it difficult for people to do wrong, easy to do right."
"The best government is that which teaches us to govern ourselves."
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