Saturday, June 13, 2015

Politics

"If you can't stand behind our military, please feel free to stand in front of them" (author unknown)

"The Beauty of the 2nd Amendment is that it will not be needed until they try to take it." (Thomas Jefferson)

"When the people fear the government, there is tyranny; when the government fears the people, there is liberty." (Thomas Jefferson)

"Those who sacrifice essential liberty for temporary safety are not deserving of either safety or liberty" (Benjamin Franklin)

"The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants" (Thomas Jefferson)

"When I was a boy I was told that anyone could become President; I'm beginning to believe it..." (Clarence Darrow)

"A politician is a fellow that will lay down your life for your country." (Tex Guinan)

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We are currently on a cruise with our yacht club and I won't be on line as usual. So it will probably be Monday before I get around to visiting everyone. Have a fabulous weekend.
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  1. I had to read that last one a second time. srsly.

    Have a funtabulous day! x0x0

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    1. Well, it's a true one for most of them. :)

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  2. The Clarence Darrow quote is my favorite, but this was a good read.

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    1. I liked them all too. :)

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  3. these are good ones and oh so true

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  4. Those are just terrific. Hope the cruise is going well and that you and Zane and Little Bit too have a great day.

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    1. The cruise rocked Marg. Stockton Yacht Club is one of our favorite places to visit. :)

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  5. Hi Sandee,

    Happy Saturday!!

    These were awesome! Unfortunately, I think my favorite is the last one.
    So true!! :-h

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    1. They are indeed all so true. :)

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  6. Hope your cruise turns out to be the best of the best. Have fun!

    Lots of truth in these quotes.

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    1. It was Jean. We love our cruises. :)

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  7. Hope you are having great weather and a fabulous time!

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    1. Friday was 105 and then Saturday the temps dropped back into the 90s. Normal weather here. :)

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  8. Brilliant, just brilliant.

    Happy cruising. Big hugs, honey...

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  9. Nice quotes, especially the last one. Have a great time.

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    1. Yes they are my friend. :)

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  10. I'd make a comment but it would only get me started.

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    1. I get that. I get started way too often. :)

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  11. It's sad you know how spot on several of these are. Our nation is becoming an increasingly 'interesting" place to live, less interesting to watch our politics unfold....

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    1. I agree with you 100%. :)

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  12. Excellent- especially the first one. I think our current "president" ought to think about it.

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    1. sorry pushed enter before finishing....have a great cruising weekend with your favorite pal and Little Bit!

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    2. Well there is that. :)

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    3. I do that more than I'd like too. :)

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  13. Have a fabulous weekend Sandee :-h

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    1. Thank Steve, and it's been more than fabulous. :)

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  14. Excellent words. Happy Cruising!

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  15. "A politician is a fellow that will lay down your life for your country." I believe that is true. See ya

    Cruisin Paul

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    1. They will even tell you how to die in some cases. :)

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  16. Governments the world over seem to be getting more and more powerful and more restrictive,

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    1. Yes, and that's not a good thing. :(

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