"Politics, it seems to me, for years, or all too long, has been concerned with right or left instead of right or wrong."
"Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future."Richard Armour on John F. Kennedy
"Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress but I repeat myself."Richard Armour on Mark Twain
"One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors."Richard Armour on Plato
"If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years there'd be a shortage of sand."Richard Armour on Milton Friedman
"It is enough that the people know there was an election. The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything."Richard Armour on Joseph Stalin
"Beauty is only skin deep, and the world is full of thin skinned people."
"Children are supposed to help hold a marriage together. They do this in a number of ways. For instance, they demand so much attention that a husband and wife, concentrating on their children, fail to notice each other's faults."
"That money talks, I'll not deny, I heard it once: It said, 'Goodbye'."