“Being Well-Dressed…

…is like being in love.”

“Simplicity is perfection.”

“Clothing is an envelope for the body.”

“The American Cowboy is the best dressed man.”

Count Oleg Cassini, Clothing Designer

Count Oleg Cassini, Fashion Designer and Inventor of Evolutionary Fur
Count Oleg Cassini, 1952
(Photo Courtesy of Encyclopedia Brittanica)

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Timely Quotes and Quips

I contend that for a nation to try to tax itself into prosperity is
like a man standing in a bucket and trying to lift himself up by the handle.
– Winston Churchill

A government which robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the
support of Paul.
– George Bernard Shaw

A liberal is someone who feels a great debt to his fellow man, which
debt he proposes to pay off with your money.
– G. Gordon Liddy

Democracy must be something more than two wolves and a sheep voting on
what to have for dinner.
– James Bovard, Civil Libertarian (1994)

Foreign aid might be defined as a transfer of money from poor people in
rich countries to rich people in poor countries.
– Douglas Casey, Classmate of Bill Clinton at Georgetown University.

Giving money and power to government is like giving whiskey and car
keys to teenage boys.
– P.J. O’Rourke, Author and Civil Libertarian.

Government is the great fiction, through which everybody endeavors to
live at the expense of everybody else.
– Frederic Bastiat, French Economist(1801-1850)

Government’s view of the economy could be summed up in a few short
phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it
stops moving, subsidize it.
– Ronald Reagan (1986)

I don’t make jokes. I just watch the government and report the facts.
– Will Rogers

If you think health care is expensive now, wait until you see what it
costs when it’s free!
– P.J. O’Rourke

In general, the art of government consists of taking as much money as
possible from one party of the citizens to give to the other.
– Voltaire (1764)

Just because you do not take an interest in politics doesn’t mean
politics won’t take an interest in you!
– Pericles (430 B.C.)

No man’s life, liberty, or property is safe while the legislature is
in session.
– Mark Twain (1866)