Quotations that match 'conservative'.

To me, to be a conservative means to conserve the good parts of America and to conserve our Constitution. Ron Paul
[ America Conservative Conserve Constitution Good Means Our Parts]
Nevada's one of the most conservative states in the Union, but you can do what you want in Vegas and nobody judges you. Drew Carey
[ Conservative Judges Most Nevada Nobody States Union Vegas Want]
Conservatives are not necessarily stupid, but most stupid people are conservatives. John Stuart Mill Politics
[ Conservatives Most Necessarily Stupid]
Good for you, you have a heart, you can be a liberal. Now, couple your heart with your brain, and you can be a conservative. Glenn Beck
[ Brain Conservative Couple Good Heart Liberal Now Your]
We're not programming to conservatives. We're just not eliminating their point of view. Roger Ailes
[ Conservatives Eliminating Just Point Programming Their View]
The conservative revival cannot be dismissed. Christopher Lasch
[ Cannot Conservative Dismissed Revival]
It only takes 20 years for a liberal to become a conservative without changing a single idea. Robert Anton Wilson
[ Become Changing Conservative Idea Liberal Only Single Takes Without Years]
I think that if we get back to some basic fundamental principles, we can make sure that we resolve the issues. And I think that that's what the Tea Party was all about. It's getting back to a constitutional conservative government. And that is limited, but it's also effective and efficient. I think that that's what we'll be able to do. Allen West
[ Able Also Back Basic Conservative Constitutional Effective Efficient Fundamental Get Getting Government Issues Limited Make Party Principles Resolve Some Sure Tea Think]
A Conservative is a fellow who is standing athwart history yelling 'Stop!' William F. Buckley, Jr.
[ Conservative Fellow History Standing Stop Yelling]
I think an old style of addressing environmental problems is ebbing, but the rise of the so-called conservative, political movement in this country is not a trend towards the future but a reaction to this very broad shift that we are undergoing. Paul Hawken
[ Addressing Broad Conservative Country Environmental Future Movement Old Political Problems Reaction Rise Shift So-Called Style Think Towards Trend Undergoing Very]
Conservative New Testament studies could also provide an intellectually satisfying alternative to German biblical criticism and to the liberal theology that accompanied it. John Gresham Machen
[ Accompanied Also Alternative Biblical Conservative Could Criticism German Intellectually Liberal New Provide Satisfying Studies Testament Theology]
When I'm on TV, I'm often talking to a conservative host. I may have another conservative arguing with me. You've got very limited time, and you're using 'sound-bite' type language. Juan Williams
[ Another Arguing Conservative Got Host Language Limited May Often Talking Time Tv Type Using Very]
When you are right you cannot be too radical; when you are wrong, you cannot be too conservative. Martin Luther King, Jr.
[ Cannot Conservative Radical Right Too Wrong]
Just think of what Woodrow Wilson stood for: he stood for world government. He wanted an early United Nations, League of Nations. But it was the conservatives, Republicans, that stood up against him. Ron Paul
[ Against Conservatives Early Government Him Just League Nations Republicans Stood Think United Up Wanted Wilson World]
It wouldn't be fair to say that conservatives cherish property the way liberals cherish equality. But it would be fair to say that the takings clause is the conservatives' recipe for judicial activism just as they say liberals have misused the equal protection clause. Michael Kinsley
[ Activism Cherish Clause Conservatives Equal Equality Fair Judicial Just Liberals Misused Property Protection Recipe Say Takings Way Would]
In museums and palaces we are alternate radicals and conservatives. Henry James
[ Alternate Conservatives Museums Palaces Radicals]
I'd like to have a drink with Bill Maher and see how he feels. We were too conservative coming over to Fox from fX, and got ourselves off our best game. Tom Bergeron
[ Best Bill Coming Conservative Drink Feels Fox Game Got How Off Our Ourselves Over See Too Were]
A conservative is a man who just sits and thinks, mostly sits. Woodrow Wilson Politics
[ Conservative Just Man Mostly Sits Thinks]
Compared to the United States, physicians in Europe have a much more conservative approach to joint replacement in general. Allen Boyd
[ Approach Compared Conservative Europe General Joint More Much Physicians Replacement States United]
People have always said - those words, 'too conservative,' is fairly relative. I'm sure that they probably said that about Thomas Jefferson and George Washington and Benjamin Franklin. Sharron Angle
[ Always Benjamin Conservative Fairly Franklin George Jefferson Probably Relative Said Sure Thomas Those Too Washington Words]
Conservatives truly love America and support the armed forces, while liberals are unpatriotic draft dodgers. Joe Conason
[ America Armed Conservatives Dodgers Draft Forces Liberals Love Support Truly Unpatriotic While]
We must be both more conservative and more liberal than most students of Christian worship: conservative in holding exclusively to God's commands in Scripture as our rule of worship, and liberal in defending the liberty of those who apply those. John Frame
[ Apply Both Christian Commands Conservative Defending Exclusively God Holding Liberal Liberty More Most Must Our Rule Scripture Students Than Those Worship]
These days too many of us seem inclined to cover our ears, close our eyes, and blindly follow the most narrow, conservative tenets of religion; or else seek comfort in the ancient traditions of New Age ritual. Joan D. Vinge
[ Age Ancient Blindly Close Comfort Conservative Cover Days Ears Else Eyes Follow Inclined Many Most Narrow New Our Religion Ritual Seek Seem Tenets These Too Traditions Us]
It's an infinite creative universe to explore so why chase conservative options? Yahoo Serious
[ Chase Conservative Creative Explore Infinite Options Universe Why]
I guess my natural inclination is to finish what I started. We have a Conservative government in Nova Scotia. What I want to see is a Conservative government in Ottawa. Peter MacKay
[ Conservative Finish Government Guess Inclination Natural Nova Ottawa Scotia See Started Want]
As a conservative power, the United States has a vital interest in upholding and expanding the reign of law in international relations. J. William Fulbright
[ Conservative Expanding Interest International Law Power Reign Relations States United Upholding Vital]
I never dared to be radical when young for fear it would make me conservative when old. Robert Frost
[ Conservative Dared Fear Make Never Old Radical Would Young]
I don't trust liberals, I trust conservatives. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Conservatives Liberals Trust]
Reaching out to Hispanics is critical to our future. The fastest-growing, and most conservative, segment of the population are natural Republicans. Ken Mehlman
[ Conservative Critical Future Hispanics Most Natural Our Out Population Reaching Republicans Segment]
We have already significant sums of money in our petroleum fund, a fund created by law that includes all the revenues received from the Timor Sea, and invests in conservative, safe, long-term investment portfolios - right now in US Treasury Bonds. Jose Ramos-Horta
[ Already Bonds Conservative Created Fund Includes Investment Invests Law Long-Term Money Now Our Petroleum Portfolios Received Revenues Right Safe Sea Significant Sums Timor Treasury Us]
Conservatives were griping for decades about liberal media and nobody paid attention. Now, all of a sudden, one news channel has gotten a whole new community of people freaked out. Michael K. Powell
[ Attention Channel Community Conservatives Decades Freaked Gotten Liberal Media New News Nobody Now Out Paid Sudden Were Whole]
So all the system was running down and collapsing. Mrs. Thatcher became the leader of the Conservative Party in February 1975, and she clearly wanted to strike out and do something different. Kenneth Baker
[ Became Clearly Collapsing Conservative Different Down February Leader Mrs Out Party Running She Something Strike System Thatcher Wanted]
But I came from a conservative Republican background. Christopher Meloni
[ Background Came Conservative Republican]
Vote Labor and you build castles in the air. Vote Conservative and you can live in them. David Frost
[ Air Build Castles Conservative Labor Live Them Vote]
I think my parents see my life now as very conservative. Radha Mitchell
[ Conservative Life Now Parents See Think Very]
I was born in ancient times, at the end of the world, in a patriarchal Catholic and conservative family. No wonder that by age five I was a raging feminist - although the term had not reached Chile yet, so nobody knew what the heck was wrong with me. Isabel Allende
[ Age Although Ancient Born Catholic Chile Conservative End Family Feminist Five Had Heck Knew Nobody Patriarchal Raging Reached Term Times Wonder World Wrong Yet]
Conservatives, despite their increasingly powerful presence on cable TV and talk radio, feel excluded and disregarded by the longstanding preponderance of liberal voices on public television. Michael Medved
[ Cable Conservatives Despite Disregarded Excluded Feel Increasingly Liberal Longstanding Powerful Preponderance Presence Public Radio Talk Television Their Tv Voices]
It's not that conservatives don't care. We do. We just have different answers than liberals do. It's a difference of the mind, not of the heart. Tom Selleck
[ Answers Care Conservatives Difference Different Heart Just Liberals Mind Than]
Because liberalism typically doesn't sell in American presidential politics, liberal candidates tend to run as culturally conservative centrists. Rich Lowry
[ American Because Candidates Conservative Culturally Liberal Liberalism Politics Presidential Run Sell Tend Typically]
In the issue war in Iraq, it was very clear to me that the policies that were being espoused by neoconservatives were totally devoid of substance - but they marketed it wonderfully. Joseph C. Wilson
[ Being Clear Devoid Iraq Issue Marketed Neoconservatives Policies Substance Totally Very War Were Wonderfully]
I believe people who are looking for a fresh idea and spirit have received Danielson. The conservative Christian press have been quite mean to us, but the mainstream "secular" press has been very, very nice. Daniel Smith
[ Been Believe Christian Conservative Fresh Idea Looking Mainstream Mean Nice Press Quite Received Secular Spirit Us Very]
If a conservative is a liberal who's been mugged, a liberal is a conservative who's been arrested. Thomas Wolfe
[ Arrested Been Conservative Liberal Mugged]
We've got very large freshman class, it's historic in its size, so there's people that are extremely diverse in their backgrounds and their viewpoints. I think that we're going to see a conservative group of people coming together, focused on some real ideals that are going to be extremely important. Kristi Noem
[ Backgrounds Class Coming Conservative Diverse Extremely Focused Freshman Going Got Group Historic Ideals Important Large Real See Size Some Their Think Together Very Viewpoints]
I find it incredibly tedious, hate that it murders itself with its own conservative pomposity. Fiona Shaw
[ Conservative Find Hate Incredibly Itself Murders Own Tedious]
We have to stress our conservative credentials and emphasize that we are the natural, national alternative to the Liberals. Clearly the Alliance has shown it can't break out of its Western box. The Alliance is at single-digit support in three quarters of the country. Peter MacKay
[ Alliance Alternative Box Break Clearly Conservative Country Credentials Emphasize Liberals National Natural Our Out Quarters Shown Stress Support Three Western]
A conservative is a man with two perfectly good legs who, however, has never learned how to walk forward. Franklin D. Roosevelt Politics
[ Conservative Forward Good How However Learned Legs Man Never Perfectly Two Walk]
I am conservative by temperament. I disapprove of criminal activity. I am very solidly and markedly on the side of authority. The truth is I would rather err on the side of too much authority than too little. James Ellroy
[ Activity Am Authority Conservative Criminal Disapprove Err Little Markedly Much Rather Side Solidly Temperament Than Too Truth Very Would]
You may call me selfish if you will, conservative or reactionary, or use any other harsh adjective you see fit to apply, but an American I was born, an American I have remained all my life. Henry Cabot Lodge
[ Adjective American Any Apply Born Call Conservative Fit Harsh Life May Other Reactionary Remained See Selfish Use Will]
When teachers try to teach, nurses try to nurse, small businesses try to serve their clients and the police try to arrest criminals, there is always a regulator or three breathing down their necks. Conservatives want to make people's lives easier. John Redwood
[ Always Arrest Breathing Businesses Clients Conservatives Criminals Down Easier Lives Make Necks Nurse Nurses Police Regulator Serve Small Teach Teachers Their Three Try Want]
A conservative believes nothing should be done for the first time. Thomas Fuller
[ Believes Conservative Done First Nothing Should Time]
I shall not grow conservative with age. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
[ Age Conservative Grow Shall]
I'm like the guy who prepares your taxes or a dentist. I'm very conservative and boring in a lot of ways. Augusten Burroughs
[ Boring Conservative Dentist Guy Lot Prepares Taxes Very Ways Your]
All great peoples are conservative. Thomas Carlyle
[ Conservative Great Peoples]
It's happened time and time again, but the committee has always decided against it-the work was too conservative or didn't fit within the budget; there are millions of different reasons. Tracey Emin
[ Again Against Always Budget Committee Conservative Decided Different Fit Happened Millions Reasons Time Too Within Work]
Radical conservatives want to police bedrooms. Robert Reich
[ Bedrooms Conservatives Police Radical Want]
As a fiscal conservative, I believe one of the most important roles the federal government can play in assuring that our economy remains strong is to keep our fiscal house in order. Allen Boyd
[ Assuring Believe Conservative Economy Federal Fiscal Government House Important Keep Most Order Our Play Remains Roles Strong]
I came to Washington with a pledge to be a fiscally conservative. Candice S. Miller
[ Came Conservative Fiscally Pledge Washington]
The conservative argument is that the economy is like the weather, that it just operates automatically. Sidney Blumenthal
[ Argument Automatically Conservative Economy Just Operates Weather]
It is said that a neo-conservative is a liberal who has been mugged by reality. Stockwell Day
[ Been Liberal Mugged Reality Said]
It has become more acceptable to describe yourself as a conservative, but not everyone who uses that term about themselves really is truly conservative. Jesse Helms
[ Acceptable Become Conservative Describe Everyone More Really Term Themselves Truly Uses Yourself]
At the next General Election, voters face a clear choice: deregulation and less interference in everyday life with the Conservatives, or yet more regulation and interference under Mr Blair. John Redwood
[ Blair Choice Clear Conservatives Deregulation Election Everyday Face General Interference Less Life More Mr Next Regulation Under Voters Yet]
I like to say I'm more conservative than Goldwater. He just wanted to turn the clock back to when there was no income tax. Pete Seeger
[ Back Clock Conservative Goldwater Income Just More Say Tax Than Turn Wanted]
A conservative is someone who makes no changes and consults his grandmother when in doubt. Woodrow Wilson
[ Changes Conservative Consults Doubt Grandmother His Makes Someone]
Some studies show that women can be better money managers than men because they tend to be more conservative and do their homework. Men tend to take more risks without the research. Maria Bartiromo
[ Because Better Conservative Homework Managers Men Money More Research Risks Show Some Studies Take Tend Than Their Without Women]
I don't think very many people would accuse Paula Zahn of being a conservative. Brit Hume
[ Accuse Being Conservative Many Paula Think Very Would]
Our 'neoconservatives' are neither new nor conservative, but old as Bablyon and evil as Hell. Edward Abbey
[ Conservative Evil Hell Neither Neoconservatives New Nor Old Our]
Instead of taking environmentalism away from the left, conservatives condemn it as a counsel of doom. Christopher Lasch
[ Away Condemn Conservatives Counsel Doom Environmentalism Instead Left Taking]
There's nothing wrong with being a Conservative and coming up with a Conservative believe in foreign policy where we have a strong national defense and we don't go to war so carelessly. Ron Paul
[ Being Believe Carelessly Coming Conservative Defense Foreign Go National Nothing Policy Strong Up War Where Wrong]
I regard many of the neoconservatives as personal friends, but that's not stopped them from behaving with extraordinary viciousness towards those of us who raised the immigration issue. Peter Brimelow
[ Behaving Extraordinary Friends Immigration Issue Many Neoconservatives Personal Raised Regard Stopped Them Those Towards Us]
Of course there are regrets. I shall regret always that I found my own authentic voice in politics. I was too conservative, too conventional. Too safe, too often. Too defensive. Too reactive. Later, too often on the back foot. John Major
[ Always Authentic Back Conservative Conventional Course Defensive Foot Found Later Often Own Politics Reactive Regret Regrets Safe Shall Too Voice]
In choosing a president, we really don't choose a Republican or Democrat, a conservative or liberal. We choose a leader. Rudy Giuliani
[ Choose Choosing Conservative Democrat Leader Liberal President Really Republican]
Liberals tend to put the onus of your success on society and conservatives on you and your family. Dennis Prager
[ Conservatives Family Liberals Put Society Success Tend Your]
When a nation's young men are conservative, its funeral bell is already rung. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Already Bell Conservative Funeral Men Nation Rung Young]
This open eye for possible alternatives which need to be scrutinized before we can determine which is the best grounded is profoundly disconcerting to all conservatives and to almost all revolutionaries. Morris Raphael Cohen
[ Almost Alternatives Before Best Conservatives Determine Disconcerting Eye Grounded Need Open Possible Profoundly Revolutionaries Scrutinized Which]
The most radical revolutionary will become a conservative the day after the revolution. Hannah Arendt
[ After Become Conservative Day Most Radical Revolution Revolutionary Will]
A conservative is one who admires radicals centuries after they're dead. Leo Rosten Politics
[ Admires After Centuries Conservative Dead Radicals]
The publisher has told - you know, if these editors, Andres Martinez and Nick Goldberg, were the least bit honest about this, they would tell you the publisher has told them he wants the editorial page to be conservative. Robert Scheer
[ Bit Conservative Editorial Editors Honest Know Least Martinez Nick Page Publisher Tell Them These Told Wants Were Would]
In the United States I have always believed that there was a big difference between Conservative and stupid. Boy is it getting harder to prove that one by the minute. Rick Mercer
[ Always Believed Between Big Boy Conservative Difference Getting Harder Minute Prove States Stupid United]
The conservative movement was told to curl up in a fetal position and just stay there for the next eight years, thank you very much. Well, how things have changed. Christine O'Donnell
[ Changed Conservative Curl Eight Fetal How Just Movement Much Next Position Stay Thank Things Told Up Very Well Years]
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
[ Adherence Against Conservatism Conservative Destructive Eminently New Old Revolutionary Say Something Sort Tried Untried While]
No man can call himself liberal, or radical, or even a conservative advocate of fair play, if his work depends in any way on the unpaid or underpaid labor of women at home, or in the office. Gloria Steinem
[ Advocate Any Call Conservative Depends Even Fair Himself His Home Labor Liberal Man Office Play Radical Underpaid Unpaid Way Women Work]
This is not about being liberal. This is not about being conservative. This is about making sure our government works for all Americans. Francine Busby
[ Americans Being Conservative Government Liberal Making Our Sure Works]
Shakespeare, who is probably the greatest writer and poet of the English language, lived in a time that was politically very conservative and it's reflected in his writings. Alex Cox
[ Conservative English Greatest His Language Lived Poet Politically Probably Reflected Shakespeare Time Very Writer Writings]
Mr. Vice President, the most fiscally conservative thing this government has ever done, is to invest massively in the green part of the recovery. Because those green dollars are the hardest working dollars in the history of American politics. That same dollar that is being used to cut energy bills, is also cutting global warming gas emissions, is also cutting unemployment, is also cutting poverty, through retrofits it's also raising the value of homes, is also by cleaning the air, cutting asthma rates. Van Jones
[ Air Also American Asthma Because Being Bills Cleaning Conservative Cut Cutting Dollar Dollars Done Emissions Energy Ever Fiscally Gas Global Government Green Hardest History Homes Invest Massively Most Mr Part Politics Pover]
What's funny is my husband doesn't have any tattoos at all, so he must be the very conservative one. Ashley Scott
[ Any Conservative Funny Husband Must Tattoos Very]
It's time for conservative Americans to right the ship again. Mike Pence
[ Again Americans Conservative Right Ship Time]
You can make an argument that Bill O'Reilly is a conservative or a Republican. Bill's kind of unpredictable. Somebody might say that he would have been comfortable in the Democratic Party of Scoop Jackson. Brit Hume
[ Argument Been Bill Comfortable Conservative Democratic Jackson Kind Make Might Party Reilly Republican Say Scoop Somebody Unpredictable Would]
No one is guaranteed happiness. You can pursue it, but if you happen to find success along the way on that road to happiness, Conservatives believe you should not be demonized or penalized for it. Glenn Beck
[ Along Believe Conservatives Find Guaranteed Happen Happiness Penalized Pursue Road Should Success Way]
And truly, when you look at the Constitution and our founding fathers and their writings, the things that made this country great, you might draw those conclusions: That they were conservative. They were fiscally conservative and socially conservative. Sharron Angle
[ Conclusions Conservative Constitution Country Draw Fathers Fiscally Founding Great Look Made Might Our Socially Their Things Those Truly Were Writings]
I was reared in the conservative atmosphere of a Methodist parsonage. Countee Cullen
[ Atmosphere Conservative Methodist Reared]
The logic is often far-fetched - how does medical marijuana affect interstate commerce? - and some conservatives would like judges to start throwing out federal laws wholesale on commerce clause grounds. The court once again said no thanks. Michael Kinsley
[ Affect Again Clause Commerce Conservatives Court Does Federal Grounds How Interstate Judges Laws Logic Medical Often Once Out Said Some Start Thanks Throwing Wholesale Would]
The house has to serve comfort. The work of art is revolutionary; the house is conservative. Adolf Loos
[ Art Comfort Conservative House Revolutionary Serve Work]
I'm pretty middle-of-the-road. There are some issues I'm more conservative on. Lisa Kudrow
[ Conservative Issues Middle-Of-The-Road More Pretty Some]
Conservatives divide the world in terms of good and evil while liberals do it in terms of the rich and poor. Dennis Prager
[ Conservatives Divide Evil Good Liberals Poor Rich Terms While World]
It's funny how the hippies and the punks tried to get rid of the conservatives, but they always seem to get the upper hand in the end. Bjork
[ Always Conservatives End Funny Get Hand Hippies How Rid Seem Tried Upper]
Of course, conservatives always claim to be against judicial activism. Michael Kinsley
[ Activism Against Always Claim Conservatives Course Judicial]
How did we win the election in the year 2000? We talked about a humble foreign policy: No nation-building; don't police the world. That's conservative, it's Republican, it's pro-American - it follows the founding fathers. And, besides, it follows the Constitution. Ron Paul
[ Besides Conservative Constitution Did Election Fathers Follows Foreign Founding How Humble Nation-Building Police Policy Republican Talked Win World Year]
I want to lead the Progressive Conservative Party, a party that will promote true conservative values and principles. I can tell you right now, I am not the merger candidate. I am not interested in institutional marriages with other parties. Peter MacKay
[ Am Candidate Conservative Institutional Interested Lead Marriages Merger Now Other Parties Party Principles Progressive Promote Right Tell True Values Want Will]
The "takings" clause of the Fifth Amendment is for conservatives what the equal protection clause of the 14th is for liberals. Michael Kinsley
[ Amendment Clause Conservatives Equal Fifth Liberals Protection Takings]
While I'm trying to be different, I'm trying to be very conservative at this point in my career. Christy Romano
[ Career Conservative Different Point Trying Very While]
What is not conservative about saying, 'Don't go to war unless we go to war properly with a full declaration of war and no other way?' Ron Paul
[ Conservative Declaration Full Go Other Properly Saying Unless War Way]
The conservative who resists change is as valuable as the radical who proposes it. Ariel Durant
[ Change Conservative Proposes Radical Resists Valuable]
People who identify themselves as conservatives donate money to charity more often than people who identify themselves as liberals. They donate more money and a higher percentage of their incomes. Thomas Sowell
[ Charity Conservatives Donate Higher Identify Incomes Liberals Money More Often Percentage Than Their Themselves]
I have to think that I think it's always been a horse race between this administration's temporary political acumen and their completely, utterly, totally bankrupt policies. And they're coming home to roost. It was always a question of time. These guys aren't conservative. These guys are radicals. Bradley Whitford
[ Administration Always Bankrupt Been Between Coming Completely Conservative Guys Home Horse Policies Political Question Race Radicals Roost Temporary Their These Think Time Totally Utterly]
Political debate with liberals is basically impossible in America today because liberals are calling names while conservatives are trying to make arguments. Ann Coulter
[ America Arguments Basically Because Calling Conservatives Debate Impossible Liberals Make Names Political Today Trying While]
A conservative is someone who believes in reform. But not now. Mort Sahl
[ Believes Conservative Now Reform Someone]
Conservatives unwittingly side with the social forces that contribute to the destruction of traditional values. Christopher Lasch
[ Conservatives Contribute Destruction Forces Side Social Traditional Unwittingly Values]
I am getting frustrated by the fact that we have been out of office for eight years. I desperately want to lead the Conservative Party to make quicker progress back into power. Kenneth Clarke
[ Am Back Been Conservative Desperately Eight Fact Frustrated Getting Into Lead Make Office Out Party Power Progress Quicker Want Years]
As a fiscal conservative, I think that our government should pay for itself. Daniel Keys Moran
[ Conservative Fiscal Government Itself Our Pay Should Think]
President Bush is supporting Arnold but a lot of Republicans are not, because he is actually quite liberal. Karl Rove said if his father wasn't a Nazi, he wouldn't have any credibility with conservatives at all. Bill Maher
[ Actually Any Arnold Because Bush Conservatives Credibility Father His Karl Liberal Lot President Quite Republicans Rove Said Supporting]
You know, I think, people of all stripes in California, Republicans, Democrats, conservatives, liberals, frankly, as I have traveled the state, the number one issue is jobs. And they are looking for which candidate can get the economy back on track. Meg Whitman
[ Back California Candidate Conservatives Democrats Economy Frankly Get Issue Jobs Know Liberals Looking Number Republicans State Stripes Think Track Traveled Which]
A liberal is a conservative who has been arrested. Tom Wolfe
[ Arrested Been Conservative Liberal]
Let me tell you who we conservatives are: we love people. When we look out over the United States of America, when we are anywhere, when we see a group of people, such as this or anywhere, we see Americans. We see human beings. We don't see groups. We don't see victims. Rush Limbaugh
[ America Americans Anywhere Beings Conservatives Group Groups Human Look Love Out Over See States Such Tell United Victims]
When you practice reporting for as long as I have, you keep yourself at a distance from True Believers. Either conservatives or liberals or Democrats or Republicans. Bob Woodward
[ Believers Conservatives Democrats Distance Either Keep Liberals Long Practice Reporting Republicans True Yourself]
The central conservative truth is that it is culture, not politics, that determines the success of a society. The central liberal truth is that politics can change a culture and save it from itself. Daniel Patrick Moynihan
[ Central Change Conservative Culture Determines Itself Liberal Politics Save Society Success Truth]
A conservative is a liberal who got mugged the night before. Frank Rizzo
[ Before Conservative Got Liberal Mugged Night]
Be conservative in what you do, be liberal in what you accept from others. Jon Postel
[ Accept Conservative Liberal Others]
I'm a Christian, a conservative and a Republican, in that order. Mike Pence
[ Christian Conservative Order Republican]
Not a lot of conservatives on this list. Are more liberals than conservatives screwing up America? Matt Lauer
[ America Conservatives Liberals List Lot More Screwing Than Up]
The silent majority really is a liberal majority, even though the word liberal has taken a real beating over the last 20 years by radical conservatives. Robert Reich
[ Beating Conservatives Even Last Liberal Majority Over Radical Real Really Silent Taken Though Word Years]
The average man, if he meddles with criticism at all, is a conservative critic. A. E. Housman
[ Average Conservative Critic Criticism Man]
What we try to say is that it doesn't matter if you are a Republican or a Democrat or conservative or independent. You are equally responsible for your place in the culture, and you must make a contribution, and you must accept responsibility for what goes down on your watch. Martin Sheen
[ Accept Conservative Contribution Culture Democrat Down Equally Goes Independent Make Matter Must Place Republican Responsibility Responsible Say Try Watch Your]
What distinguishes the campaign finance issue from just about every other one being debated these days is that the two sides do not divide along conventional liberal/ conservative lines. James L. Buckley
[ Along Being Campaign Conservative Conventional Days Debated Distinguishes Divide Every Finance Issue Just Liberal Lines Other Sides These Two]
A radical generally meant a man who thought he could somehow pull up the root without affecting the flower. A conservative generally meant a man who wanted to conserve everything except his own reason for conserving anything. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Affecting Anything Conservative Conserve Conserving Could Everything Except Flower Generally His Man Meant Own Pull Radical Reason Root Somehow Thought Up Wanted Without]
We've not had one Republican president in 34 years balance the budget. You can't trust right-wing Republicans with your money. You ought to hire somebody who has balanced a budget. I'm much more conservative with money than George Bush is. Howard Dean
[ Balance Balanced Budget Bush Conservative George Had Hire Money More Much Ought President Republican Republicans Right-Wing Somebody Than Trust Years Your]
There are a great number of Republicans who are economically conservative but have hearts and a consciousness about their country. Tim Robbins
[ Consciousness Conservative Country Economically Great Hearts Number Republicans Their]
My gut tells me and continues to tell me that the Conservative party is on a road back to government. Peter MacKay
[ Back Conservative Continues Government Gut Party Road Tell Tells]
I'm a compassionate conservative. John Engler
[ Compassionate Conservative]
Conservatives have no understanding of modern capitalism. They have a distorted understanding of the traditional values they claim to defend. Christopher Lasch
[ Capitalism Claim Conservatives Defend Distorted Modern Traditional Understanding Values]
There are a growing number of conservatives and Republicans who, while they support the president and support the war in Iraq, wonder how many of these nation-building wars we're going to engage in and what the parameters of that are. Lamar Alexander
[ Conservatives Engage Going Growing How Iraq Many Nation-Building Number Parameters President Republicans Support These War Wars While Wonder]
I think it's very clear that the American people are frustrated with this move toward socialism. And so whether you're back or white, if you believe that the conservative construct is in the best interest of our future, than you too would be voting with Republicans, and if you had the opportunity to run you'd join us as well. Tim Scott
[ American Back Believe Best Clear Conservative Construct Frustrated Future Had Interest Join Move Opportunity Our Republicans Run Socialism Than Think Too Toward Us Very Voting Well Whether White Would]
For the first time perhaps since Margaret Thatcher, we will have at the head of the Conservative Party someone who is genuinely an equal match for Tony Blair. Tim Yeo
[ Blair Conservative Equal First Genuinely Head Margaret Match Party Perhaps Since Someone Thatcher Time Tony Will]
In the United States, commentators recognize that, generally speaking, most people who hold liberal positions over a range of issues will likely vote Democratic, while most people, again generally speaking, who hold conservative positions will vote Republican. Stockwell Day
[ Again Commentators Conservative Democratic Generally Hold Issues Liberal Likely Most Over Positions Range Recognize Republican Speaking States United Vote While Will]
Time and time again, history has proved that the conservatives are right and the liberals are wrong. Stockwell Day
[ Again Conservatives History Liberals Proved Right Time Wrong]
White collar conservative flashin down the street, pointing that plastic finger at me, they all assume my kind will drop and die, but I'm gonna wave my freak flag high. Jimi Hendrix
[ Assume Collar Conservative Die Down Drop Finger Flag Freak Gonna High Kind Plastic Pointing Street Wave White Will]
Let's trace the birth of an idea. It's born as rampant radicalism, then it becomes progressivism, then liberalism, then it becomes moderated conservative, outmoded, and gone. Powell Clayton
[ Becomes Birth Born Conservative Gone Idea Liberalism Outmoded Rampant Then Trace]
C'mon. He'd be embarrassing upstairs at the White House. So I think she'd have a hard time. I think a woman president would have to be very conservative to get elected. Chris Matthews
[ Conservative Elected Embarrassing Get Hard House Mon President She Think Time Upstairs Very White Woman Would]
So the danger of conservative judicial activism has been averted for another year. Stay tuned. Michael Kinsley
[ Activism Another Averted Been Conservative Danger Judicial Stay Tuned Year]
I understand why people do vote on the conservative side of the ticket because people have a tendency to go for strong governments when really, from an idealistic point of view, it's a bad thing. David Lloyd
[ Bad Because Conservative Go Governments Idealistic Point Really Side Strong Tendency Thing Ticket Understand View Vote Why]
The Conservatives over the years have done a great deal, from Sir John A, to Diefenbaker, and others. Brian Mulroney
[ Conservatives Deal Done Great John Others Over Sir Years]
Conservative, n: A statesman who is enamored of existing evils, as distinguished from the Liberal who wishes to replace them with others. Ambrose Bierce Politics
[ Conservative Distinguished Enamored Evils Existing Liberal Others Replace Statesman Them Wishes]
Liberals feel unworthy of their possessions. Conservatives feel they deserve everything they've stolen. Mort Sahl
[ Conservatives Deserve Everything Feel Liberals Possessions Stolen Their Unworthy]
Conservatives saw the savagery of 9/11 in the attacks and prepared for war; liberals saw the savagery of the 9/11 attacks and wanted to prepare indictments and offer therapy and understanding for our attackers. Karl Rove
[ Attackers Attacks Conservatives Indictments Liberals Offer Our Prepare Prepared Savagery Saw Therapy Understanding Wanted War]
The country has become much more conservative, partly because it's been taken over by the religious right. Bill Maher
[ Because Become Been Conservative Country More Much Over Partly Religious Right Taken]
The endorsement of respected conservative Republican officeholders and politicians is particularly important at this time as to destroy Reagan's credibility as a loyal Republican. Robert Teeter
[ Conservative Credibility Destroy Endorsement Important Loyal Officeholders Particularly Politicians Reagan Republican Respected Time]
I was wholeheartedly attracted to the conservative atmosphere that permeated the city of Washington. John Podhoretz
[ Atmosphere Attracted City Conservative Permeated Washington Wholeheartedly]
I don't know about liberal bias, but people of a liberal mentality are probably attracted in greater numbers to the arts than people of a conservative mentality. Sydney Pollack
[ Arts Attracted Bias Conservative Greater Know Liberal Mentality Numbers Probably Than]
It is a weird thing, because most people tend to get more conservative as they get older, but I find myself going the opposite way. I am sure that by the end I will be selling Marxist pamphlets on the Holloway Road. Rory Bremner
[ Am Because Conservative End Find Get Going Marxist More Most Myself Older Opposite Pamphlets Road Selling Sure Tend Thing Way Weird Will]
I'm a conservative. I was an avid supporter of Ronald Reagan; I thought he was fabulous. Shannen Doherty
[ Avid Conservative Fabulous Reagan Ronald Supporter Thought]
And I am a conservative. Sometimes conservatives forget we are supposed to conserve, to save, to be efficient. Plus our dependence on other sources of energy is causing our country to not be independent and to really be vulnerable. So this is a security issue. Zach Wamp
[ Am Causing Conservative Conservatives Conserve Country Dependence Efficient Energy Forget Independent Issue Other Our Plus Really Save Security Sometimes Sources Supposed Vulnerable]
To make the argument that the media has a left- or right-wing, or a liberal or a conservative bias, is like asking if the problem with Al-Qaeda is do they use too much oil in their hummus. Al Franken
[ Al-Qaeda Argument Asking Bias Conservative Liberal Make Media Much Oil Problem Right-Wing Their Too Use]
Liberals like using government to solve problems in OUR country and conservatives are using our government to solve problems in OTHER countries. Matthew Lesko
[ Conservatives Countries Country Government Liberals Other Our Problems Solve Using]
I would never speculate on the limit. Every time you speculate, you're way too conservative. John Warnock
[ Conservative Every Limit Never Speculate Time Too Way Would]
The right honourable gentleman caught the Whigs bathing, and walked away with their clothes. He has left them in the full enjoyment of their liberal positions, and he is himself a strict conservative of their garments. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Away Bathing Caught Clothes Conservative Enjoyment Full Garments Gentleman Himself Honourable Left Liberal Positions Right Strict Their Them Walked Whigs]
I think when you've lost an election by 179, there's going to be a period of time after eighteen years in government when you can't do anything right, and people just kick you for the sake of it, will never admit they voted Conservative. Jeffrey Archer
[ Admit After Anything Conservative Eighteen Election Going Government Just Kick Lost Never Period Right Sake Think Time Voted Will Years]
We're not doing outrageous fashion; I make sports clothes that are relatively conservative, clothes that everyone wears. Calvin Klein
[ Clothes Conservative Doing Everyone Fashion Make Outrageous Relatively Sports Wears]
The healthy stomach is nothing if it is not conservative. Few radicals have good digestions. Samuel Butler
[ Conservative Digestions Few Good Healthy Nothing Radicals Stomach]
Conservative's the last thing I am. Ewan McGregor
[ Am Conservative Last Thing]
It's time for conservative Americans to do what Reagan did. Mike Pence
[ Americans Conservative Did Reagan Time]
Somehow liberals have been unable to acquire from life what conservatives seem to be endowed with at birth: namely, a healthy skepticism of the powers of government agencies to do good. Daniel P. Moynihan
[ Acquire Agencies Been Birth Conservatives Endowed Good Government Healthy Liberals Life Namely Powers Seem Skepticism Somehow Unable]
I am a conservative type of person, so sometimes when I'm chilling with myself, people always come ask me, 'What's wrong with you? What are you wondering about?' Wayne Wonder
[ Always Am Ask Chilling Come Conservative Myself Person Sometimes Type Wondering Wrong]
Rock and roll music - the music of freedom frightens people and unleashes all manner of conservative defense mechanisms. Salman Rushdie
[ Conservative Defense Freedom Frightens Manner Mechanisms Music Rock Roll]
As a conservative who believes in limited government, I believe that the only check on government power in real time is a free and independent press. Mike Pence
[ Believe Believes Check Conservative Free Government Independent Limited Only Power Press Real Time]
I love this country very much, and I'm proud to live here, but I think our current administration is extreme. These are not merely conservative people, these are extreme right-wing people. Ed Harris
[ Administration Conservative Country Current Extreme Here Live Love Merely Much Our Proud Right-Wing These Think Very]
Self-professed conservatives comprise about 40% to 45% of the electorate. Paul Weyrich
[ Comprise Conservatives Electorate]
Naturally, I'm conservative; I'm a Republican. I always was. Rube Goldberg
[ Always Conservative Naturally Republican]
The duty of responsibility placed on any MP is one of the greatest honours that can be bestowed and I for one don't believe the Conservative Party would abuse that trust by selecting someone who did not have the goods to do the job, just for the sake of media coverage. Adam Rickitt
[ Abuse Any Believe Bestowed Conservative Coverage Did Duty Goods Greatest Honours Job Just Media Party Placed Responsibility Sake Selecting Someone Trust Would]
Conservatives sense a link between television and drugs, but they do not grasp the nature of this connection. Christopher Lasch
[ Between Connection Conservatives Grasp Link Nature Sense Television]
The modern conservative is engaged in one of man's oldest exercises in moral philosophy; that is, the search for a superior moral justification for selfishness. John Kenneth Galbraith Politics
[ Conservative Engaged Exercises Justification Man Modern Moral Oldest Philosophy Search Selfishness Superior]
As far as I know, the most conservative estimates of the number of Americans who would be killed in a major nuclear attack, with everything working as well as can be hoped and all foreseeable precautions taken, run to about fifty million. George Wald
[ Americans Attack Conservative Estimates Everything Far Fifty Foreseeable Hoped Killed Know Major Million Most Nuclear Number Precautions Run Taken Well Working Would]
I don't know one of my friends who is considered a conservative who has not had to go back and thoroughly think through everything. You do a lot of soul-searching - 'cause we are not going to win any popularity contests. Clarence Thomas
[ Any Back Cause Conservative Considered Contests Everything Friends Go Going Had Know Lot Popularity Think Thoroughly Through Win]
Bush is no conservative. Bill Kristol
[ Bush Conservative]
There are no black conservatives. Oh, there are neoconservatives with black skin, but they lack any claim to blackness other than the biological. They have forgotten their roots. Stephen Carter
[ Any Biological Black Blackness Claim Conservatives Forgotten Lack Neoconservatives Oh Other Roots Skin Than Their]
Some fellows get credit for being conservative when they are only stupid. Kin Hubbard
[ Being Conservative Credit Fellows Get Only Some Stupid]
Whether you are a Democrat or Republican, whether you are a liberal or a conservative, we know that neither this President nor prior Presidents of both parties did everything right or we would not have had a 9/11. Charles Schumer
[ Both Conservative Democrat Did Everything Had Know Liberal Neither Nor Parties President Presidents Prior Republican Right Whether Would]
We conservatives don't have a corner on saying 'no'. We're just the ones who say it when it's the right thing to say. Mitt Romney
[ Conservatives Corner Just Ones Right Say Saying Thing]
2010 is not just a choice between Republicans and Democrats. 2010 is not just a choice between liberals and conservatives. 2010 is a referendum on the very identity of our nation. Marco Rubio
[ Between Choice Conservatives Democrats Identity Just Liberals Nation Our Referendum Republicans Very]
In fact I have a full page warning, right in the front of the book, that no one under the age of eighteen should read this book and no one should even turn the pages if they are sexually conservative or erotically deprived. Burt Ward
[ Age Book Conservative Deprived Eighteen Even Fact Front Full Page Pages Read Right Sexually Should Turn Under Warning]
And, you know, I watched him in Texas where he stood on his principle but he also reached out to members of the other party to try to work with them, to try to forge agreement where he could in keeping with his conservative principles to make Texas a better place. Karen Hughes
[ Agreement Also Better Conservative Could Forge Him His Keeping Know Make Members Other Out Party Place Principle Principles Reached Stood Texas Them Try Watched Where Work]
Even as someone who's labeled a conservative - I'm a Republican I'm black, I'm heading up this organization in the Reagan administration - I can say that conservatives don't exactly break their necks to tell blacks that they're welcome. Clarence Thomas
[ Administration Black Blacks Break Conservative Conservatives Even Exactly Heading Labeled Necks Organization Reagan Republican Say Someone Tell Their Up Welcome]
My sense is that the majority of Conservatives share my reservations about how we got into Iraq. Kenneth Clarke
[ Conservatives Got How Into Iraq Majority Reservations Sense Share]
I was born and raised in the South, which is pretty conservative. James Denton
[ Born Conservative Pretty Raised South Which]
Conservative humor is frankly harder than liberal humor. You get points for just being liberal. You can get more points if you make fun of your own side sometimes. Ted Rall
[ Being Conservative Frankly Fun Get Harder Humor Just Liberal Make More Own Points Side Sometimes Than Your]
Our two major parties are actually called the Liberal Party and the Conservative Party. Stockwell Day
[ Actually Called Conservative Liberal Major Our Parties Party Two]
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
[ Associations Away Beliefs Bind Conservatism Conservatives Failures Faith Future Hold Lies Make Need Our Past Shed Them Things Those Throwing Us Values]
Conservative think tanks like the Heritage Foundation and Cato Institute have criticized Bush for his big increases in spending, which far exceed those of the Clinton era. Jim Cooper
[ Big Bush Clinton Conservative Criticized Era Exceed Far Foundation Heritage His Increases Institute Spending Tanks Think Those Which]
Small-business customers are very conservative and very cheap. We don't have to explain ourselves for the most part. Paul Graham
[ Cheap Conservative Customers Explain Most Ourselves Part Very]
One of the most pervasive political visions of our time is the vision of liberals as compassionate and conservatives as less caring. Thomas Sowell
[ Caring Compassionate Conservatives Less Liberals Most Our Pervasive Political Time Vision Visions]
Conservatives and liberals alike have been waiting for this moment for a third of a century. Michael Kinsley
[ Alike Been Century Conservatives Liberals Moment Third Waiting]
Conservatives must avoid the siren song of schism, or all is lost. John Podhoretz
[ Avoid Conservatives Lost Must Siren Song]
I have long felt that it is readers and viewers of conservative media who could benefit from a more balanced discussion of what is at stake in our policy and the actions of our government. Joe Wilson
[ Actions Balanced Benefit Conservative Could Discussion Felt Government Long Media More Our Policy Readers Stake Viewers]
I always try to keep a pretty conservative demeanor on the court. Julius Erving
[ Always Conservative Court Keep Pretty Try]
The essence of conservative ideology is its being anchored in the divine order of things. Franz von Papen
[ Anchored Being Conservative Divine Essence Ideology Order Things]
Certainly I feel like I'm the tip of the arrow at times because certainly the national media wants to talk about the fact that I'm a black Republican and some people think of that as zany that a black person would be a conservative but to me what is zany is any person black, white, red, brown or yellow not being a conservative. Tim Scott
[ Any Arrow Because Being Black Brown Certainly Conservative Fact Feel Media National Person Red Republican Some Talk Think Times Tip Wants White Would Yellow]
A Conservative Government is an organized hypocrisy. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Conservative Government Hypocrisy Organized]
A conservative is a fellow who thinks a rich man should have a square deal. Frank Dane
[ Conservative Deal Fellow Man Rich Should Square Thinks]
A portion of the American people are now so accustomed to a liberal democratic press that when they see an objective report they think it biased. Lord knows what they would think if they read the Federalist Papers or saw a report with a conservative bias. Christian H F Riley Politics
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The most conservative man in this world is the British trade unionist when you want to change him. Ernest Bevin
[ British Change Conservative Him Man Most Trade Unionist Want World]
I've been interested in watching the level of conservative misinformation that circulates through the media. David Brock
[ Been Conservative Interested Level Media Misinformation Through Watching]
In order to accommodate to change and to the contrast of phenomena, the intellect does not require any shocks and inner upheavals; it is only through such upheavals that the more conservative mind could accommodate to the metropolitan rhythm of events. Georg Simmel
[ Accommodate Any Change Conservative Contrast Could Does Events Inner Intellect Metropolitan Mind More Only Order Phenomena Require Rhythm Shocks Such Through Upheavals]
I'm actually quite conservative. Peta Wilson
[ Actually Conservative Quite]
Bill Clinton was a liberal who could appeal to conservative-leaning Bubba voters. Rich Lowry
[ Appeal Bill Clinton Could Liberal Voters]
The president does not have any obligation to make a consensus appointment here. What the president's obligation is, is to pick a judicial conservative, and I believe that's what he's gonna do. Jay Alan Sekulow
[ Any Appointment Believe Consensus Conservative Does Gonna Here Judicial Make Obligation Pick President]
Bush reiterated his stand to conservatives opposing his decision on stem cell research. He said today he believes life begins at conception and ends at execution. Jay Leno Science
[ Begins Believes Bush Cell Conception Conservatives Decision Ends Execution His Life Opposing Reiterated Research Said Stand Stem Today]
Big government conservatives are spending trillions and wasting billions. Republicans are no longer the party of fiscal conservancy, but the party of runaway spending and corruption. Sherrod Brown
[ Big Billions Conservatives Corruption Fiscal Government Longer Party Republicans Runaway Spending Trillions Wasting]
Conservatives, please. Let's not duplicate the manias of the Left as we figure out how to deal with Mr. Obama. He is not exactly the anti-Christ, although a disturbing number of people on the Right are convinced he is. David Horowitz
[ Although Conservatives Convinced Deal Disturbing Duplicate Exactly Figure How Left Mr Number Obama Obama Out Please Right]
There's not a liberal America and a conservative America - there's the United States of America. Barack Obama
[ America Conservative Liberal States United]
Liberals often don't see the problems, and conservatives don't see the promise, of government. William Weld
[ Conservatives Government Liberals Often Problems Promise See]
And conservatives know that if you reject these principles of limited government and urge others to reject them you can be my ally, you can be my friend but you cannot call yourself a conservative. Mike Pence
[ Ally Call Cannot Conservative Conservatives Friend Government Know Limited Others Principles Reject Them These Urge Yourself]
I love the ACLU and I'm concerned now, especially when it comes to our rights, with current politics and the religious community and the Conservative majority or minority - I don't know who they are. Debbie Harry
[ Comes Community Concerned Conservative Current Especially Know Love Majority Minority Now Our Politics Religious Rights]
When it comes to boys and her weight, I think Ellenor is much more conservative than I am, and she has not had the dialogue I have had about my weight. Camryn Manheim
[ Am Boys Comes Conservative Dialogue Had Her More Much She Than Think Weight]
We really got a lot of very conservative gay people. You could look at the figures from the last election and realize that a third of the gay movement voted Republican. Kate Clinton
[ Conservative Could Election Figures Gay Got Last Look Lot Movement Realize Really Republican Third Very Voted]
A man who has both feet planted firmly in the air can be safely called a liberal as opposed to the conservative, who has both feet firmly planted in his mouth. Jacques Barzun
[ Air Both Called Conservative Feet Firmly His Liberal Man Mouth Opposed Planted Safely]
Let's leave behind the predictable and stale debate between liberals and conservatives. Let's take the resources that we have, and prioritize, and manage, and focus our energy on just doing things that count - on real results. Phil Bredesen
[ Behind Between Conservatives Count Debate Doing Energy Focus Just Leave Liberals Manage Our Predictable Prioritize Real Resources Results Stale Take Things]
I've got money so I'm a Conservative. Lord Thomson of Fleet
[ Conservative Got Money]
But recently it seems that each time I vote, I am being asked to compromise my conservative ideals and my commitment to the American taxpayer simply for the benefit of political gain. Jeff Miller
[ Am American Asked Being Benefit Commitment Compromise Conservative Each Gain Ideals Political Recently Seems Simply Taxpayer Time Vote]
If you're a Conservative, why aren't you behind conserving the land? Ken Kesey
[ Behind Conservative Conserving Land Why]
Generally young men are regarded as radicals. This is a popular misconception. The most conservative persons I ever met are college undergraduates. The radicals are the men past middle life. Woodrow Wilson
[ College Conservative Ever Generally Life Men Met Middle Misconception Most Past Persons Popular Radicals Regarded Undergraduates Young]
My colleagues have expressed confidence in my ability to articulate our conservative message and to provide new focus to our efforts in the General Assembly. Philip E. Berger
[ Ability Articulate Assembly Colleagues Confidence Conservative Efforts Expressed Focus General Message New Our Provide]
A conservative is a man who is too cowardly to fight and too fat to run. Elbert Hubbard
[ Conservative Cowardly Fat Fight Man Run Too]
I think we have erred on the side of being too conservative so far, to tell you the truth. Roone Arledge
[ Being Conservative Erred Far Side Tell Think Too Truth]
We have to struggle against the conservatives from all sides, not only the right-wingers, but also the left-wing conservatives who don't want to change anything. Jacques Delors
[ Against Also Anything Change Conservatives Left-Wing Only Sides Struggle Want]
I think Tierney is also more libertarian than he is conservative in the conventional sense. Daniel Okrent
[ Also Conservative Conventional Libertarian More Sense Than Think]
The idea of the sacred is quite simply one of the most conservative notions in any culture, because it seeks to turn other ideas - uncertainty, progress, change - into crimes. Salman Rushdie
[ Any Because Change Conservative Crimes Culture Idea Ideas Into Most Notions Other Progress Quite Sacred Seeks Simply Turn Uncertainty]
They plan to ride into the White House on the Sweet Talk Express. Well, think again. Bush and Cheney are not compassionate conservatives. They are ruthless reactionaries. Patricia Ireland
[ Again Bush Cheney Compassionate Conservatives Express House Into Plan Reactionaries Ride Ruthless Sweet Talk Think Well White]
The biases the media has are much bigger than conservative or liberal. They're about getting ratings, about making money, about doing stories that are easy to cover. Al Franken
[ Biases Bigger Conservative Cover Doing Easy Getting Liberal Making Media Money Much Ratings Stories Than]
A liberal is a person who believes that water can be made to run uphill. A conservative is someone who believes everybody should pay for his water. I'm somewhere in between: I believe water should be free, but that water flows downhill. Theodore White
[ Believe Believes Between Conservative Downhill Everybody Flows Free His Liberal Made Pay Person Run Should Someone Somewhere Uphill Water]
I am a conservative Republican, a firm believer in free market capitalism. A free market system allows all parties to compete, which ensures the best and most competitive project emerges, and ensures a fair, democratic process. Sarah Palin
[ Allows Am Believer Best Capitalism Compete Competitive Conservative Democratic Emerges Ensures Fair Firm Free Market Most Parties Process Project Republican System Which]
Before this learning experience, I had assumed that with regard to programs that sought to help people out of poverty, the political world was essentially divided into two camps: conservatives who opposed these for a variety of reasons, and liberals who supported them. Barney Frank
[ Assumed Before Camps Conservatives Divided Essentially Experience Had Help Into Learning Liberals Opposed Out Political Poverty Programs Reasons Regard Sought Supported Them These Two Variety World]
The whole of the situation of the Conservative Party today springs from that night when they dismissed the best prime minister the country had had since Churchill. Denis Thatcher
[ Best Churchill Conservative Country Dismissed Had Minister Night Party Prime Since Situation Springs Today Whole]
The pro-growth policies and spending restraint of Conservatives work. Zach Wamp
[ Conservatives Policies Pro-Growth Restraint Spending Work]
I haven't been as wild with my money as somebody like me might have been. I've been very safe, very conservative with investments. I don't blow money. I don't have a ton of houses. I know things can go away. I've already had that experience. Jim Carrey
[ Already Away Been Blow Conservative Experience Go Had Haven Houses Investments Know Might Money Safe Somebody Things Ton Very Wild]
What does it mean to be a conservative? I don't even know anymore. I know what it means to me. It means to me, personal responsibility. That if I've done something wrong, its up to me to pay the price. It's up to me to make it right. Glenn Beck
[ Anymore Conservative Does Done Even Know Make Mean Means Pay Personal Price Responsibility Right Something Up Wrong]
Political tags - such as royalist, communist, democrat, populist, fascist, liberal, conservative, and so forth - are never basic criteria. The human race divides politically into those who want people to be controlled and those who have no such desire. Robert A. Heinlein
[ Basic Communist Conservative Controlled Criteria Democrat Desire Divides Fascist Forth Human Into Liberal Never Political Politically Populist Race Such Those Want]
Conservatives define themselves in terms of what they oppose. George Will Politics
[ Conservatives Define Oppose Terms Themselves]
I'm a very straight-laced, conservative news kind of guy. Bob Edwards
[ Conservative Guy Kind News Very]
The vote by the Judiciary Committee reflects the fact that John Roberts is an exceptional nominee with a conservative judicial philosophy - a philosophy that represents mainstream America. Jay Alan Sekulow
[ America Committee Conservative Exceptional Fact John Judicial Judiciary Mainstream Nominee Philosophy Reflects Represents Roberts Vote]
If the Republican Party continues to ignore its conservative base, then the Party is headed to oblivion. Jerome Corsi
[ Base Conservative Continues Headed Ignore Oblivion Party Republican Then]
Come, come, my conservative friend, wipe the dew off your spectacles, and see that the world is moving. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
[ Come Conservative Dew Friend Moving Off See Spectacles Wipe World Your]
It's my view that any conservative who loves his country has to be extremely concerned. Vincent Bugliosi
[ Any Concerned Conservative Country Extremely His Loves View]
The political health of Britain has deteriorated very sharply. The Conservative Party must do something about it. I am the man to do it. Kenneth Clarke
[ Am Britain Conservative Deteriorated Health Man Must Party Political Sharply Something Very]
Conservatives have a different view of a lot of issues versus our friends on the other side. The election determines how that shakes out. Lindsey Graham
[ Conservatives Determines Different Election Friends How Issues Lot Other Our Out Shakes Side Versus View]
I do not know which makes a man more conservative - to know nothing but the present, or nothing but the past. John Maynard Keynes
[ Conservative Know Makes Man More Nothing Past Present Which]
I grew up in conservative rural Kansas in the 1950s when it was expected that girls would not have a life outside the home, so educating them was a waste of time. Sara Paretsky
[ Conservative Educating Expected Girls Grew Home Kansas Life Outside Rural Them Time Up Waste Would]
Just put down 9/11... I think, on most things I'm liberal, except on defending ourselves and keeping half the money. Those things I'm kind of conservative on. Dennis Miller
[ Conservative Defending Down Except Half Just Keeping Kind Liberal Money Most Ourselves Put Things Think Those]
The result has been that although few conservative Presbyterian churches actually worship in the Puritan way, the Puritan theology of worship remains the standard orthodoxy among them. This discrepancy sometimes leads to guilty consciences. John Frame
[ Actually Although Among Been Churches Consciences Conservative Discrepancy Few Guilty Leads Orthodoxy Presbyterian Puritan Remains Result Sometimes Standard Them Theology Way Worship]
You know, I'm a Republican, I'm a Conservative, I voted for George Bush. Tom Tancredo
[ Bush Conservative George Know Republican Voted]
I'm conservative, but I'm not a nut about it. George H. W. Bush
[ Conservative Nut]
I am a conservative, but I am not a zombie. Glenn Beck
[ Am Conservative Zombie]
The reason that conservative talk radio works is because there is an audience for it. Paul Weyrich
[ Audience Because Conservative Radio Reason Talk Works]
If you're a liberal, anything you say is protected. If you're a conservative, anything you say is hateful. Laura Schlessinger
[ Anything Conservative Hateful Liberal Protected Say]
Social conservatives say who drives the bus. Richard Land
[ Bus Conservatives Drives Say Social]
By 'radical,' I understand one who goes too far; by 'conservative,' one who does not go far enough; by 'reactionary,' one who won't go at all. Woodrow Wilson
[ Conservative Does Enough Far Go Goes Radical Reactionary Too Understand Won]
As I've gotten older, I've gotten more liberal, and my father is increasingly conservative. It's so shocking to me because I always thought we had the same politics. The day I realized we voted for different presidents, I practically fell out of my chair. Lauren Graham
[ Always Because Chair Conservative Day Different Father Fell Gotten Had Increasingly Liberal More Older Out Politics Practically Presidents Realized Same Shocking Thought Voted]
I didn't know I was a conservative when it didn't matter to me growing up. Herman Cain
[ Conservative Growing Know Matter Up]
A conservative is a man who will not look at the new moon out of respect for that "ancient institution" the old one. Douglas Jerrold
[ Ancient Conservative Institution Look Man Moon New Old Out Respect Will]
There is not a liberal America and a conservative America - there is the United States of America. There is not a black America and a white America and latino America and asian America - there's the United States of America. Barack Obama
[ America Asian Black Conservative Latino Liberal States United White]
The conservative movement today is like that tall ship with its proud captain: strong, accomplished but veering off course into the dangerous and uncharted waters of big government republicanism. Mike Pence
[ Accomplished Big Captain Conservative Course Dangerous Government Into Movement Off Proud Republicanism Ship Strong Tall Today Uncharted Veering Waters]
Conservative voters increasingly understand that the one legacy a president can leave is his judicial appointments. Paul Weyrich
[ Appointments Conservative His Increasingly Judicial Leave Legacy President Understand Voters]
I mean, I'm a conservative. I believe that, you know, if you borrow too much, you just build up debts for your children to pay off. You put pressure on interest rates. You put at risk your economy. That's the case in Britain. We're not a reserve currency, so we need to get on and deal with this issue. David Cameron
[ Believe Borrow Britain Build Case Children Conservative Currency Deal Debts Economy Get Interest Issue Just Know Mean Much Need Off Pay Pressure Put Rates Reserve Risk Too Up Your]
Conservatives believe in providing Constitutional rights to our citizens, not to enemy combatants like Khalid Sheikh Mohammed. Mitt Romney
[ Believe Citizens Combatants Conservatives Constitutional Enemy Mohammed Our Providing Rights]
What I heard was that Bush is now positioned to have victory after victory. He'll have Social Security reform passed, that he'll have tax reform passed, that he'll have conservative judges on the courts. Pat Robertson
[ After Bush Conservative Courts Heard Judges Now Passed Positioned Reform Security Social Tax Victory]
Indeed, Miss Manners has come to believe that the basic political division in this country is not between liberals and conservatives but between those who believe that they should have a say in the love lives of strangers and those who do not. Judith Martin
[ Basic Believe Between Come Conservatives Country Division Indeed Liberals Lives Love Manners Miss Political Say Should Strangers Those]
The values to which the conservative appeals are inevitably caricatured by the individuals designated to put them into practice. Harold Rosenberg
[ Appeals Conservative Designated Individuals Inevitably Into Practice Put Them Values Which]
I am a conservative and proud of it. Carly Fiorina
[ Am Conservative Proud]
I'm as conservative as they come. Matthew Vaughn
[ Come Conservative]
It has been surprising to me that so few conservatives have voiced concern over the precedence that are being set in favor of suppression by this so-called conservative administration. James Bovard
[ Administration Been Being Concern Conservative Conservatives Favor Few Over Precedence Set So-Called Suppression Surprising Voiced]
Be these people either Conservatives or Socialists, Yellows or Reds, the most important thing is - and that is the point I want to stress - that all of them are right in the plain and moral sense of the word. Karel Capek
[ Conservatives Either Important Moral Most Plain Point Reds Right Sense Socialists Stress Them These Thing Want Word]
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative. John Stuart Mill
[ Although Conservative Conservatives Most Stupid True]
I'm from the South. I'm a Southern Baptist. I have a conservative point of view. I'm a Republican. Shannen Doherty
[ Baptist Conservative Point Republican South Southern View]
One of the things that goes with getting older is that one becomes more conservative - and I emphasise that when I use the word conservative I do not mean politically. Jeffrey Bernard
[ Becomes Conservative Emphasise Getting Goes Mean More Older Politically Things Use Word]
There's a very big gulf between the black civil rights leadership in America and the black middle class in America. The black middle class are conservative. Many of those minorities can be persuaded to be members of the Republican Party. Pete du Pont
[ America Between Big Black Civil Class Conservative Gulf Leadership Many Members Middle Minorities Party Persuaded Republican Rights Those Very]
I am a radical in thought (and principle) and a conservative in method (and conduct). Rutherford B. Hayes
[ Am Conduct Conservative Method Principle Radical Thought]
To me, Ennis stands for the conservative side of America. He's the biggest homophobe in the whole movie - culturally and psychologically - but by the time he admits his feelings, it's too late. Ang Lee
[ Admits America Biggest Conservative Culturally Feelings His Late Movie Psychologically Side Stands Time Too Whole]
Conservative talk radio works because there are lots of conservatives who are convinced that they are not getting the whole story from the regular media. Paul Weyrich
[ Because Conservative Conservatives Convinced Getting Lots Media Radio Regular Story Talk Whole Works]
The next four years, there won't be a week that goes by without a discussion of climate change. It's a naturally Conservative issue. Tim Yeo
[ Change Climate Conservative Discussion Four Goes Issue Naturally Next Week Without Won Years]