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David Brudnoy Quotes and Sayings

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Condemnatory conservatism isn't anything I'm interested in.
- David Brudnoy

People tend to overstate my resilience,
but, of course, I hope they're right.
- David Brudnoy

I've never believed that the only way to make a dent
is to be a table thumper.
- David Brudnoy

Their very conservatism is secondhand,
and they don't know what they are conserving.
- Robertson Davies

 

Liberalism is trust of the people tempered by prudence.
Conservatism is distrust of the people tempered by fear.
- William E. Gladstone

Success makes men rigid and they tend to exalt stability
over all the other virtues;
tired of the effort of willing they become fanatics about conservatism.
- Walter Lippmann

Do not bury our glorious orthodoxy in the treacherous
pit of a spurious conservatism.
- Abraham Kuyper

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The intellectual debility of contemporary conservatism
is indicated by its silence on all important matters.
- Christopher Lasch

Ostensibly rigorous and realistic, contemporary conservatism
is an ideology of denial.
Its symbol is a smile button.
- Christopher Lasch

Conservatism clings to what has been established,
fearing that, once we begin to question the beliefs that we have inherited,
all the values of life will be destroyed.
- Morris Raphael Cohen

Because, you know, you're in Utah.
And because of its political conservatism,
if you can make it there, you can make it anywhere.
- Robert Redford

Liberalism is financed by the dividends from Conservatism.
- Craig Bruce

Now make no mistake, I think we need a strong dose
of fiscal conservatism in Washington,
D.C.
- Kristi Noem

Conservatism is a hard choice for a society that has
become accustomed to big government and big entitlements promoted by liberals.
- Jesse Helms

I am not a prophet in any sense of the word,
and I entertain an active and intense dislike of the
foregoing mixture of optimism,
fatalism, and conservatism.
- Herbert Croly

Alas, in 1929 came the Stock Market crash and everything
changed and became worrisome.
People started practicing conservatism because of financial losses,
myself included.
- Pola Negri

I would like above any other place to go to Hartford.
I want to face the conservatism there centered and compel it into decency.
- Victoria Woodhull

There is danger in reckless change, but greater danger in blind conservatism.
- Henry George

It is not about Republicanism, it's about conservatism.
- Mark Davis

Conservatism is not about the party,
because the party is merely the shell.
It is the inside - it's the filling that really means something.
- Jonathan Krohn

Continuity is at the heart of conservatism:
ecology serves that heart.
- Garrett Hardin

In the book I define conservatism, as I believe it
is fit upon four categories of principle:
respect for The Constitution,
respect for life, less government, and personal responsibility.
- Jonathan Krohn

There is nothing wrong with describing Conservatism
as protecting the Constitution,
protecting all things that limit government.
Government is the enemy of liberty.
Government should be very restrained.
- Ron Paul

But you say you are conservative - eminently conservative -
while we are revolutionary,
destructive, or something of the sort.
What is conservatism? Is it not adherence to the old and tried,
against the new and untried?
- George Haven Putnam

Conservatism has had from its inception vigorously positive,
intellectually rigorous agenda and thinking.
That agenda should have in my three pillars:
strengthen the economy,
strengthen our security, and strengthen our families.
- Mitt Romney

Among the best traitors Ireland has ever had,
Mother Church ranks at the very top,
a massive obstacle in the path to equality and freedom.
She has been a force for conservatism...
to ward off threats to her own security and influence.
- Bernadette Devlin

The future of Conservatism lies in our beliefs and values,
not by throwing them away.
We need to shed associations that bind us to past failures,
but hold faith with those things that make us Conservatives.
- Iain Duncan Smith

I believe that this is the key, the principle itself
is the key to conservatism.
Because in many ways if you do not have a principled
base you do not have policy and if you do not have
policy in many ways you do not have an ideology.
- Jonathan Krohn

I met the president when he was president-elect at a meeting in Austin.
He spoke of his faith.
He spoke of his desire for a compassionate conservatism,
for a faith-based initiative that would do something for poor people.
- Jim Wallis

Conservatism discards Prescription, shrinks from Principle,
disavows Progress; having rejected all respect for antiquity,
it offers no redress for the present,
and makes no preparation for the future.
- Benjamin Disraeli

I think experience will teach you a combination of
liberalism and conservatism.
We have to be progressive and at the same time we have to retain values.
We have to hold onto the past as we explore the future.
- Oliver Stone

All conservatism is based upon the idea that if you
leave things alone you leave them as they are.
But you do not.
If you leave a thing alone you leave it to a torrent of change.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

The future belongs to those
who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
- Eleanor Roosevelt PHOTO

No one was ever named "Hero" for following the crowd.
Heroes set their own course.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Riches do not exhilarate us so much with their possession
as they torment us with their loss.
- Epicurus

Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations.
I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty,
believe in them, and try to follow where they lead.
- Louisa May Alcott

We who lived in concentration camps can remember the men
who walked through the huts comforting others,
giving away their last piece of bread...
They offer sufficient proof that everything
can be taken from a man but one thing:
to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances,
to choose one's own way.
- Viktor E. Frankl

For some of us, the world appears to provide
only a fixed quantity of each resource -
a limited amount of food, of money,
of love, of success, of appreciation.
For others, life is unlimited.
Their world expands with the generosity, compassion,
inventiveness, and service that they contribute.
In this world-view, money that is spent
or given away returns multiplied.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Let parents bequeath to their children
not riches, but the spirit of reverence.
- Plato

People are like stained glass windows,
they sparkle and shine when the sun is out,
but when darkness sets in their true beauty
is revealed only if there is a light from within.
- Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

The essence of all religions is one.
Only their approaches are different.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

I have a dream that my four little children will one day
live in a nation where they will
not be judged by the color of their skin,
but by the content of their character.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Today, when the winds of adversity blow strong,
redirect their force into the
service of your highest intention.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Great indeed is the sublimity of the Creative,
to which all beings owe their beginning
and which permeates all heaven.
- Lao Tzu

Progress is impossible without change,
and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.
- George Bernard Shaw

People generally complain about only two things:
when they have less than yesterday,
and when they have less than their neighbor.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Even the rich are hungry for love,
for being cared for, for being wanted,
for having someone to call their own.
- Mother Teresa

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

Eagles come in all shapes and sizes,
but you will recognize them chiefly by their attitudes.
- E. F. Schumacher

People do not seem to realize that
their opinion of the world
is also a confession of character.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Kind words can be short and easy to speak,
but their echoes are truly endless.
- Mother Teresa

The greater the difficulty the more glory in surmounting it.
Skillful pilots gain their reputation from storms and tempests.
- Epictetus

Never tell people how to do things.
Tell them what to do and they will
surprise you with their ingenuity.
- George S. Patton

Many people excuse their own faults
but judge other persons harshly.
We should reverse this attitude
by excusing others' shortcomings
and by harshly examining our own.
- Paramahansa Yogananda

No, they don't appreciate you - and it's not their job.
It's your own job to appreciate yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The final forming of a person's character
lies in their own hands.
- Anne Frank

Search others for their virtues, thyself for thy vices.
- Benjamin Franklin

We must teach our children to resolve
their conflicts with words, not weapons.
- William J. Clinton

Small is the number of people who
see with their eyes
and think with their minds.
- Albert Einstein

Habits age men before their time.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Our grandchildren's grandchildren will shake their heads in shame
at some of the beliefs that we hold most dear today -
the question is, which ones?
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

All difficult things have
their origin in that which is easy,
and great things in that which is small.
- Lao Tzu

The most common way people give up their power
is by thinking they don't have any.
- Alice Walker

A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting
on his past actions and their motives -
of approving of some and disapproving of others.
- Charles Darwin

Thinkers do not accept the inevitable;
they turn their efforts toward changing it.
- Paramahansa Yogananda

Many people allow their need
for other people's approval to control their lives.
They spend their lives worrying about what others think of them.
- Rick Warren

Many men go fishing all of their lives
without knowing that it is not fish they are after.
- Henry David Thoreau

People are just as happy
as they make up their minds to be.
- Abraham Lincoln

A small body of determined spirits
fired by an unquenchable faith
in their mission
can alter the course of history.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Skillful pilots gain their reputation
from storms and tempest.
- Epicurus

I must dedicate my life to teaching my people,
for only education would make their lot less bitter,
their latent power more strong.
- Jimmy Yen


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