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I always say, as you know, that if my fellow citizens want to go to Hell I will help them. Its my job. - Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.


Everyone who is born holds dual citizenship, in the kingdom of the well and in the kingdom of the sick. Although we all prefer to use only the good passport, sooner or later each of us is obliged, at least for a spell, to identify ourselves as citizens of that other place. - Susan Sontag


All free men, wherever they may live, are citizens of Berlin. And therefore, as a free man, I take pride in the words 'Ich bin ein Berliner!' - John Fitzgerald Kennedy


That politician who curries favor with the citizens and indulges them and fawns upon them and has a presentiment of their wishes, and is skilful in gratifying them, he is esteemed a great statesman. - Plato [Platon]


May the state fence in the harmless mentally ill solely to save its citizens from exposure to those whose ways are different? One might as well ask if the state, to avoid public unease, could incarcerate all who are physically unattractive or socially eccentric. - Potter Stewart


For to me every sort of peace with the citizens seemed to be of more service than civil war. [La., Mihi enim omnis pax cum civibus bello civili utilior videbatur] - Cicero [Marcus Tullius Cicero]


If the Government is going to intrude upon the sacred ground of the First Amendment and tell its citizens that their exercise of protected speech could land them in jail, the law imposing such a penalty must clearly define the prohibited speech not only for the potential offender but also for the potential enforcer. - Ronald L. Buckwalter


There is nothing wrong with America that the faith, love of freedom, intelligence, and energy of her citizens can not cure. - Dwight David Eisenhower