do we hide from our sins? The first step to recovery, the first step
to being a better person or a better country, is to be able to just
stand up and honestly say who you are and what you are.
am an American. I live in a great country that was born in
genocide and built on the back of slaves.-
Michael Moore, Where to Invade Next
the people fear the government, there is a tyranny.
When the government fears the people, there is liberty.- Thomas Jefferson
The Declaration of Independence was not designed to free everyone in
America. Its original purpose was to free powerful American
landowners from any obligations to the King of England. But... once
those white men had signed that document, they unwillingly opened
the road to freedom for the rest of us to walk along. - Morgan
Freeman, The Story of Us
government for the people must depend for its success on the
intelligence, the morality, the justice and the interest of the
We must be the great arsenal of Democracy. -Franklin
know the difference between capitalism and socialism?
In capitalism, man exploits man.
In socialism, it's the other way around. - The Alienist
A government's first duty is to protect the people, not run their