Quotations that match 'conservatives'.

Conservatives must avoid the siren song of schism, or all is lost. John Podhoretz
[ Avoid Conservatives Lost Must Siren Song]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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 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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Social conservatives say who drives the bus. Richard Land
[ Bus Conservatives Drives Say Social]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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 "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]
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]
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]
The pro-growth policies and spending restraint of Conservatives work. Zach Wamp
[ Conservatives Policies Pro-Growth Restraint Spending Work]
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]
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]
Radical conservatives want to police bedrooms. Robert Reich
[ Bedrooms Conservatives Police Radical Want]
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]
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]
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]
I don't trust liberals, I trust conservatives. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Conservatives Liberals Trust]
Conservatives are not necessarily stupid, but most stupid people are conservatives. John Stuart Mill Politics
[ Conservatives Most Necessarily Stupid]
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]
Of course, conservatives always claim to be against judicial activism. Michael Kinsley
[ Activism Against Always Claim Conservatives Course Judicial]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
We're not programming to conservatives. We're just not eliminating their point of view. Roger Ailes
[ Conservatives Eliminating Just Point Programming Their View]
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]
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]
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 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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
In museums and palaces we are alternate radicals and conservatives. Henry James
[ Alternate Conservatives Museums Palaces Radicals]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Conservatives define themselves in terms of what they oppose. George Will Politics
[ Conservatives Define Oppose Terms Themselves]
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]
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]
Self-professed conservatives comprise about 40% to 45% of the electorate. Paul Weyrich
[ Comprise Conservatives Electorate]
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]