Make Up Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old make up quotes, make up sayings, and make up proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

All teenage girls like to look good and tennis players are no different.     

Maria Kirilenko

Maturity begins to grow when you can sense your concern for others outweighing your concern for yourself.     

John MacNaughton

Freedom and democracy are dreams you never give up.     

Aung San Suu Kyi

It has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except all the others that have been tried.     

Winston Churchill

Democracy is when the indigent, and not the men of property, are the rulers.     


The spirit of democracy is not a mechanical thing to be adjusted by abolition of forms. It requires change of heart.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Democracy passes into despotism.     


Our great democracies still tend to think that a stupid man is more likely to be honest than a clever man, and our politicians take advantage of this prejudice by pretending to be even more stupid than nature made them     

Bertrand Russell

The end may justify the means as long as there is something that justifies the end     

Leon Trotsky

Democracy is a device that ensures we shall be governed no better than we deserve     

George Bernard Shaw

Democracy is the theory that the common people know what they want and deserve to get it good and hard.     

H.L. Mencken

As I would not be a slave, so I would not be a master. This expresses my idea of democracy.     

Abraham Lincoln

Democracy works when people claim it as their own.     


The strongest democracies flourish from frequent and lively debate, but they endure when people of every background and belief find a way to set aside smaller differences in service of a greater purpose.     

Barack Obama

Democracy is the road to socialism.     

Karl Marx

The many are more incorruptible than the few; they are like the greater quantity of water which is less easily corrupted than a little.     


Democracy means that anyone can grow up to be president, and anyone who doesn't grow up can be vice president.     

Johnny Carson

Democracy is a charming form of government, full of variety and disorder, and dispensing a sort of equality to equals and unequal alike.     


Democracy substitutes election by the incompetent many for appointment by the corrupt few.     

George Bernard Shaw

No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent.     

Abraham Lincoln

Democracy give every man the right to be his own oppressor.     

James Russell Lowell

Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people.     

Oscar Wilde

Democracy consists of choosing your dictators, after they've told you what you think it is you want to hear.     

Alan Corenk

Democracy means government by discussion, but it is only effective if you can stop people talking.     

Clement Atlee

Democracy without morality is impossible.     

Jack Kemp

Democracy is the name we give the people whenever we need them.     

Marquis de Flers Robert and Arman de Caillavet

The great thing about democracy is that it gives every voter a chance to do something stupid.     

Art Spander

A government of the people, by the people, and for the people shall not perish from the earth.     

Abraham Lincoln

These are the people we elected and if we are not satisfied we should get new candidates. It is in our hands. It is our country. It is a very simplistic view that politicians are to blame for everything.     

Robert Stanfield

A man will fight harder for his interests than for his rights.     

Napoleon Bonaparte