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I think government has a major role to play in helping
by William Weld

I think government has a major role to play in helping
us with the pursuit of happiness.
- William Weld

Much is forgiven anyone who relieves the desperate
boredom of the working press.
- William Weld

Opposing the free flow of goods or people is a bad idea.
- William Weld

Micro managing anything is not a great role for government.
- William Weld

 

It's healthy for government to be a kind of moral catalyst,
using the bully pulpit of high office.
- William Weld

My slogan when I ran was that there is no such thing as government money,
there is only taxpayer's money, and that cut pretty deep.
- William Weld

I extend that to the abortion issue,
I extend that to the so-called gay rights issue,
I think this is a freedom principle and consistent
with the analysis in the economic area as well.
- William Weld

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There are several such issues where I have departed
radically from the Republican orthodoxy.
- William Weld

Government can contribute to a shared sense of purpose
on the part of the citizenry;
that's its highest and best application.
- William Weld

The courts are truly the least dangerous of the three
branches of our government.
- William Weld

One of the functions of government is to act as a safeguard
not just of property but of our liberties.
- William Weld

Government has a role as well in what is referred to
as redistributive justice.
- William Weld

In the nineteenth century, slavery was the greatest wrong,
and government never stood so tall as when it was redressing that wrong.
- William Weld

So government acts as a safeguard of our property.
- William Weld

Managing people's sex lives is something that I don't
think is a good role for government.
- William Weld

We need a complete ban on soft money,
which is sort of an enveloping problem,
and a ceiling on the amount of money that can be spent on a given race.
- William Weld

Before my tenure, people didn't seem to think that
citizens had a right to limit the size of their government.
- William Weld

Government is never so noble as when it is addressing wrongs.
- William Weld

I think transportation and corrections are not the
first two areas that I would go looking for massive change.
- William Weld

I think coercive taxation is theft, and government
has a moral duty to keep it to a minimum.
- William Weld

I have come to realize that Jesse Helms stands for
everything in politics that is anathema to me.
- William Weld

Liberals often don't see the problems,
and conservatives don't see the promise,
of government.
- William Weld

Natural resources are so vast that no single individual
or business is going to protect them;
they don't have an incentive to.
- William Weld

The unemployment rate is still twice as high for blacks as for whites.
- William Weld

It's not good for government to tell people that the
world owes them a living and that things are free.
- William Weld

We absolutely have to restrain concentrations of wealth
in industry from spoiling the situation for everybody.
- William Weld

I don't understand the Democrats' approach to Social
Security in this country,
and I'm not alone.
- William Weld

I dare say that a majority of the American people think
that having a fair hearing on an issue of importance
in our relations with Mexico is extremely important
to our national interest,
as well as theirs.
- William Weld

I suggest to you that increasing the size of America's economic pie -
which can be achieved only if everybody has a seat at the table -
is the most important challenge facing our country today.
- William Weld

The system that had grown up in most states is that
wealthy districts with an affluent population can afford
to spend a lot more on their public school systems
than the poorer districts.
- William Weld

If we have major geographic areas within our continent
that have a tremendous lack of economic opportunity,
we found that that is going to produce instability _ economic,
political and social.
- William Weld

Do we believe that there is equal economic opportunity
out there in the real world,
right now, for each and every one of these groups?
If we believed in the tooth fairy,
if we believed in the Easter Bunny, we might well believe that.
- William Weld

What we think, we become.
All that we are arises with our thoughts.
With our thoughts, we make the world.
- The Buddha

To know yet to think that one does not know is best;
Not to know yet to think that one knows
will lead to difficulty.
- Lao Tzu

Life is as easy or as hard as you think it is.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are,
or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy.
It is what you think about.
- Dale Carnegie

Every thought we think is creating our future.
- Louise L. Hay

Truth is not defined by
how many people believe something.
Ask. Question. Think.
Decide - for yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

People should think things out fresh
and not just accept conventional terms
and the conventional way of doing things.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

Tolerance is the first principle of community;
it is the spirit which conserves
the best that all men think.
- Helen Keller

Think big thoughts but relish small pleasures.
- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

If I feel depressed I will sing.
If I feel sad I will laugh.
If I feel ill I will double my labor.
If I feel fear I will plunge ahead.
If I feel inferior I will wear new garments.
If I feel uncertain I will raise my voice.
If I feel poverty I will think of wealth to come.
If I feel incompetent I will think of past success.
If I feel insignificant I will remember my goals.
Today I will be the master of my emotions.
- Og Mandino

I don't think of all the misery
but of the beauty that still remains.
- Anne Frank

The eyes are not responsible when the mind does the seeing.
- Publilius Syrus

The important thing is not to stop questioning.
Curiosity has its own reason for existing.
- Albert Einstein

We should not pretend to understand the world
only by the intellect.
The judgment of the intellect
is only part of the truth.
- Carl Jung

Excellence is the result of
caring more than others think wise,
risking more than other's think safe,
dreaming more than others think practical,
and expecting more than others think possible.
- Anonymous

The most incomprehensible thing about the world
is that it is comprehensible.
- Albert Einstein

The most important things in life
are seldom the most obvious.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The most important thing about Spaceship Earth -
an instruction book didn't come with it.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

The greatest harm can result from the best intentions.
- Terry Goodkind

When you keep getting the wrong answers,
try asking better questions.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The simplest questions are the most profound.
Where were you born?
Where is your home?
Where are you going?
What are you doing?
Think about these once in a while
and watch your answers change.
- Richard Bach

The great enemy of the truth is very often not the lie,
deliberate, contrived and dishonest,
but the myth, persistent, persuasive and unrealistic.
- John F. Kennedy

People hardly ever make use of the freedom which they have,
for example, freedom of thought;
instead they demand freedom of speech as a compensation.
- Soren Kierkegaard

To kill an error is as good a service as,
and sometimes even better than,
the establishing of a new truth or fact.
- Charles Darwin

If a problem cannot be solved, enlarge it.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

Men and women are not prisoners of fate,
but only prisoners of their own minds.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

If a million people say a foolish thing,
it is still a foolish thing.
- Anatole France

The problem with making assumptions
is that we believe they are the truth
- don Miguel Ruiz

Happiness is when
what you think,
what you say,
and what you do
are in harmony.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

The biggest mistake we could ever make in our lives
is to think we work for anybody but ourselves.
- Brian Tracy

WHY do you care what THEY think?
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

By not caring too much about what people think,
I'm able to think for myself
and propagate ideas which are very often unpopular.
And I succeed.
- Albert Ellis

If only the people who worry about their liabilities
would think about the riches they do possess,
they would stop worrying.
- Dale Carnegie

Do not think that love,
in order to be genuine,
has to be extraordinary.
What we need is to love without getting tired.
- Mother Teresa

Some people care too much. I think it's called love.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

What we think, we become.
- The Buddha

Know that life is as easy or as hard as you think it is.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The most pathetic person in the world
is someone who has sight, but has no vision.
- Helen Keller

If you think you can,
or you think you can't,
you're probably right.
- Henry Ford


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