Mahatma Gandhi
Even the most despotic government cannot stand except for the consent of the governed.... Immediately the subject ceases to fear the despotic force, his power is gone. 

Calvin Coolidge Quote - Governments do not make ideals, but ideals make governments. -
Calvin Coolidge
Governments do not make ideals, but ideals make governments. 

Calvin Coolidge
it will be impossible for the people to provide their own government unless they continue to own their own property.

Calvin Coolidge
What we need is not more Federal government, but better local government.

Dave Barry
We must always remember that, as Americans, we all have a common enemy -- an enemy that is dangerous, powerful and relentless. I refer, of course, to the federal government.

George Washington Carver
The government of the United States is not, in any sense, founded on the Christian religion

George Carlin
Government wants to control information and control language because that's the way you control thought, and basically that's the game they're in.

George Carlin
I don't believe anything the government tells me.

George Carlin
I'm a loyal American and I'm not happy unless I let government and industry poison me a little bit every day.

Gilbert K. Chesterton
All government is an ugly necessity.