"People try to live within their income so they can afford to pay taxes to a government that can't live within its income."
"A wise and frugal Government, which shall restrain men from injuring one another, which shall leave them otherwise free to regulate their own pursuits of industry and improvement, and shall not take from the mouth of labor the bread it has earned. This is the sum of good government, and this is necessary to close the circlue of our felicities."Robert Half on Thomas Jefferson
"The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter."Robert Half on Winston Churchill
"I hope we shall crush in its birth the aristocracy of our monied corporations which dare already to challenge our government to a trial by strength, and bid defiance to the laws of our country."Robert Half on Thomas Jefferson
"Government is not reason it is not eloquent it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and a fearful master."Robert Half on George Washington
"Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil in its worst state, an intolerable one."Robert Half on Thomas Paine
"Laziness is a secret ingredient that goes into failure. But it's only kept a secret from the person who fails."
"Hard work without talent is a shame, but talent without hard work is a tragedy."