Quote of the Day:

Barry Goldwater

  • I will offer a choice, not an echo.
  • You've got to forget about this civilian. Whenever you drop bombs, you're going to hit civilians.
  • Equality, rightly understood as our founding fathers understood it, leads to liberty and to the emancipation of creative differences; wrongly understood, as it has been so tragically in our time, it leads first to conformity and then to despotism.
  • I would remind you that extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice! And let me remind you also that moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue.
  • Nixon was the most dishonest individual I have ever met in my life. He lied to his wife, his family, his friends, his colleagues in the Congress, lifetime members of his own political party, the American people and the world.
  • If everybody in this town connected with politics had to leave town because of chasing women and drinking, you would have no government.
  • Extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice. And moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue.
  • To disagree, one doesn't have to be disagreeable.
  • I could have ended the war in a month. I could have made North Vietnam look like a mud puddle.
  • The income tax created more criminals than any other single act of government.