Government Quotes is a list of quotes that will give you an idea how a good and bad government works.

Government Quotes

“I hate government. I’m apolitical. Write that down. I’m not a Republican.”


Bruce Willis

“Competence doesn’t seem like a big deal until you are forced to realize that your own government has none.”


Bruce Sterling

“But even the Four Horsemen of Kidporn, Dope Dealers, Mafia and Terrorists don’t worry me as much as totalitarian governments. It’s been a long century, and we’ve had enough of them.”


Bruce Sterling

“Trust is a two way street. If your government does not trust you, how can you trust your government?”


Bruce Montague

“Mission creep is not unique to Congress. It is endemic to all arms of the federal government.”


Bruce Fein

“Throughout the history of the United States , war has been the primary impetus behind the growth and development of the central state. It has been the lever by which presidents and other national officials have bolstered the power of the state in the face of tenacious popular resistance.”


Bruce D. Porter

“Take the government away. Let the parents take care of their kids.”

Bruce Bickford

“It’s not up to the government to regulate everybody’s life and lifestyle.”

Bruce Bickford

“In Australia, they set up a special fund to kick films off. It was quite an enlightened sort of move. You could go to this government bureau with scripts and and get finance for films.”

Bruce Beresford

“Democrats will play the old Washington game of calling reductions in the rate of growth of spending for any program a ‘cut’.”

Bruce Bartlett

“The notion that big business and big labor and big government can sit down around a table somewhere and work out the direction of the American economy is at complete variance with the reality of where the American economy is headed. I mean, it’s like dinosaurs gathering to talk about the evolution of a new generation of mammals.”

Bruce Babbitt

“We never pray against our government or call down curses on them. Instead, we have learned that God is in control both of our own lives and the government we live under. God has used China’s government for His own purposes, molding and shaping His children as He sees fit. Instead of focusing our prayers against any political system, we pray that regardless of what happens to us, we will be pleasing to God.”

Brother Yun

“Obviously, we will respond to the concerns of any member of Congress. The government of Uzbekistan has been a good partner in the war on terrorism.”


Brian Whitman

“That putt had more breaks than a government job.”


Brian Weiss

“Good ideas are the backbone of good government.”


Brian Schweitzer

“Unemployment, foreclosures, bankruptcy – the cure is not more government spending, but helping businesses create jobs.”


Brian Sandoval

“There are so many angles to follow up: government incompetence, sophisticated charity scams, how insurance companies treat victims, construction of the levees, who will start ripping off the billions of dollars available in new contracts. Every single one of these stories is going to be a big one.”


Brian Ross

“Experts on both sides, both parties say that, [Donald Trump] is going to turn over the operation to his three children, Donald Jr., Eric and Ivanka. That’s not a blind trust. According to experts we talked to, they’re involved now in choosing the next government.”


Brian Ross

“It’s really a situation [ Donald Trump’s children are involved now in choosing the next government] that no other president had in years and years. He clearly is not going to follow the idea that – generally there is no rule that requires this but there generally is a situation which people are required to put their interests to the side so they don’t have a conflict.”


Brian Ross

“When our governments want to sell us a course of action, they do it by making sure it’s the only thing on the agenda, the only thing everyone’s talking about. And they pre-load the ensuing discussion with highly selected images, devious and prejudicial language, dubious linkages, weak or false ‘intelligence’ and selected ‘leaks’.”


Brian Eno