Posts Tagged: tax

Passing their bucks

“A democratic government is the only one in which those who vote for a tax can escape the obligation to pay it.” -Alexis de Tocqueville Advertisements

Passing their bucks

“A democratic government is the only one in which those who vote for a tax can escape the obligation to pay it.” -Alexis de Tocqueville

Deomocratic worship

“Democracy is also a form of worship. It is the worship of Jackals by Jackasses.” -Henry Louis Mencken

Deomocratic worship

“Democracy is also a form of worship. It is the worship of Jackals by Jackasses.” -Henry Louis Mencken

Apathy breeds tyranny

“If the people become inattentive to the public affairs, you and I, and Congress and Assemblies, Judges and Governors, shall all become wolves. It seems to be the law of our general nature, in spite of individual exceptions.” -Thomas Jefferson

Apathy breeds tyranny

“If the people become inattentive to the public affairs, you and I, and Congress and Assemblies, Judges and Governors, shall all become wolves. It seems to be the law of our general nature, in spite of individual exceptions.” -Thomas Jefferson