"Government does not solve problems; it subsidizes them."
"Government is like a baby. An alimentary canal with a big appetite at one end and no sense of responsibility at the other."
"Government’s first duty is to protect the people, not run their lives."
"Government’s view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it."
"No government ever voluntarily reduces itself in size. Government programs, once launched, never disappear. Actually, a government bureau is the nearest thing to eternal life we’ll ever see on this earth!"
"The problem is not that people are taxed too little, the problem is that government spends too much."
“We find unity in our incredible diversity, drawing on the promise enshrined in our Constitution: the notion that we are all created equal…”
“But I think it is an imperfect document, and I think it is a document that reflects some deep flaws in American culture, the Colonial culture nascent at that time."
“It’s a tragedy the Constitution wasn’t radically reinterpreted to force redistribution of wealth for African Americans.”
The Constitution, "...says what the states can’t do to you (and) what the Federal government can’t do to you, but doesn’t say what the Federal government or State government must do on your behalf.”