"When governments become large, voters cannot exercise close oversight, otherwise known as political power."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Maggie Gallagher on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Maggie Gallagher on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Maggie Gallagher on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Maggie Gallagher on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Maggie Gallagher on Booker T. Washington
"To imply that religious believers have no right to engage moral questions in the public square or at the ballot is simply to establish a Reichian secularism as our state faith."
"Mothers are the people who love us for no good reason. And those of us who are mothers know it's the most exquisite love of all."
"When a marriage culture fails, sexual desire no longer unites instead it fragments."
"Same-sex marriage is not the future."
"Europe, which gave us the idea of same-sex marriage, is a dying society, with birthrates 50 percent below replacement."