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Constitution Quotes

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We the people are the rightful masters
of both Congress and the courts,
not to overthrow the Constitution
but to overthrow the men who pervert the Constitution.
- Abraham Lincoln

Related topics: Government Political

Don't interfere with anything in the Constitution.
That must be maintained, for it is
the only safeguard of our liberties.
- Abraham Lincoln

Every man is a consumer, and ought to be a producer.
He is by constitution expensive, and needs to be rich.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The Iraqis have once again failed to meet a deadline
for a final draft of the constitution.
- Matt Lauer

 

More students have a better knowledge of pop culture
than of the Constitution.
- Charles Bowen

Even though Article IV of the Constitution says that
treaties are the 'supreme law of the land,'
in most instances they're not even law.
- Sonia Sotomayor

Government is necessary for our survival.
We need government in order to survive.
The Founding Fathers created a special place for government.
It is called the Constitution.
- Michael Badnarik

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As the Constitution endures, persons in every generation
can invoke its principles in their own search for greater freedom.
- Anthony Kennedy

A new constitution should be more amendable.
A needlessly confusing system of courts should be altered
to produce an arrangement that would be simple,
responsible, and less awkward.
- Charles Edison

The ultimate touchstone of constitutionality is the
Constitution itself and not what we have said about it.
- Felix Frankfurter

Our Constitution was not written in the sands to be
washed away by each wave of new judges blown in by
each successive political wind.
- Hugo Black

The Constitution does not just protect those whose views we share;
it also protects those with whose views we disagree.
- Edward Kennedy

The Constitution wanted artists to have control over
their works because they knew it would create incentive to create more works.
That is clearly still the goal.
- Hilary Rosen

First of all, there's no mention of political parties in the Constitution,
so you begin American history with not only no political
conventions but also no parties.
- Michael Beschloss

Progressivism is the cancer in America and it is eating our Constitution,
and it was designed to eat the Constitution,
to progress past the Constitution.
- Glenn Beck

I deem it established, then, that the Constitution
does not recognize property in man,
but leaves that question, as between the states,
to the law of nature and of nations.
- William H. Seward

The constitution is the ultimate custodian of social
will and its making should be accorded all due diligence.
- Mwai Kibaki

If the constitution goes, I go.
- Kamisese Mara

It lies in the hearts of men and women;
when it dies there,
no constitution, no law, no court can save it.
While it lies there, it needs no constitution,
no law, no court to save it.
- Learned Hand

The basic premise of the Constitution was a separation
of powers and a system of checks and balances because
man was perceived as a fallen creature and would always yearn for more power.
- Roy Moore

We got touring with the Stones, and people were trying to keep up with Keith.
He's like a human machine with a constitution of iron,
and they all thought they could do the same.
- Ron Wood

Segregation was a burden for many blacks,
because the end of the civil war and the amendments
added to the constitution elevated expectations beyond
reality in some respects.
- Ed Smith

We need an amendment that gives us the right to vote
protected by the federal government and the Constitution.
- Al Sharpton

My answer to the racial problem in America is to not deal with it at all.
The founding fathers dealt with it when they made the Constitution.
- James Meredith

The Constitution has not greatly bothered any wartime President.
- Francis Biddle

The British Constitution has always been puzzling and always will be.
- Queen Elizabeth II

The Constitution was about a limitation on power.
- Roy Moore

The right of election is the very essence of the constitution.
- Junius

I believe realism is nothing but an analysis of reality.
Film scripts have a synthetical constitution.
- Manuel Puig

I always made my food congenial to my constitution,
and my health was always excellent.
- Giacomo Casanova

Our plan is to struggle against terrorism and have
security for the country and help draft a democratic
constitution as soon as possible.
- Jalal Talabani

The Constitution is the guide which I never will abandon.
- George Washington

That the king can do no wrong is a necessary and fundamental
principle of the English constitution.
- William Blackstone

Our society cannot progress while our constitution stands still.
- Charles Edison

The liberties of our country, the freedom of our civil constitution,
are worth defending against all hazards:
And it is our duty to defend them against all attacks.
- Samuel Adams

The United States government can indict you on something,
and now you've got to prove your innocence.
And that's not the Constitution of the United States.
- Leonard Peltier

But there is a higher law than the Constitution,
which regulates our authority over the domain,
and devotes it to the same noble purposes.
- William H. Seward

Most faults are not in our Constitution,
but in ourselves.
- Ramsey Clark

The current Michigan Constitution was written in 1961 and '62.
- John Engler

The Constitution and the laws are supreme and the Union indissoluble.
- Andrew Jackson

We have to worry about protecting the Constitution.
- Karen Hughes

Let it be borne on the flag under which we rally in every exigency,
that we have one country, one constitution,
one destiny.
- Daniel Webster

Howard Phillips of the Constitution Party asked me
to consider seriously running for president in 2008 and I am doing so.
- Jerome Corsi

Power's not what the Constitution was about.
- Roy Moore

Our Constitution was made only for a moral and religious people.
It is wholly inadequate to the government of any other.
- John Adams

One country, one constitution, one destiny.
- Daniel Webster

I believe in an evolving Constitution.
A flexible Constitution leaves room for us to consider
not merely how the world once was,
but how it ought to be.
- Eliot Spitzer

There is a higher law than the Constitution.
- William Seward

We current justices read the Constitution in the only way that we can:
as 20th-century Americans.
- William J. Brennan, Jr.

But I deny that the Constitution recognizes property in man.
- William H. Seward

But in view of the constitution, in the eye of the law,
there is in this country no superior,
dominant, ruling class of citizens.
There is no caste here.
- John Marshall Harlan

The happy Union of these States is a wonder;
their Constitution a miracle; their example the hope
of Liberty throughout the world.
- James Madison

Your Constitution is all sail and no anchor.
- Thomas B. Macaulay

If one race be inferior to the other socially,
the Constitution of the United States cannot put them upon the same plane.
- Henry Billings Brown

The frame of mind in the local legislatures seems to
be exerted to prevent the federal constitution from having any good effect.
- Henry Knox

The Declaration of Independence, the Constitution,
the Civil War-when I really think about them they all
seem about as likely as the parting of the Red Sea.
- Sarah Vowell

The Constitution of the United States allows us to change;
I don't have a problem with that.
- Lee Greenwood

The critical point is that the Constitution places
the right of silence beyond the reach of government.
- William O. Douglas

As a matter of traditional and sound constitutional doctrine,
an amendment to the Constitution should be the last
resort when all other measures have proved inadequate.
- Arlen Specter

After the end of the Second World War it was a categorical
imperative for us to declare that we renounced war
forever in a central article of the new Constitution.
- Kenzaburo Oe

Those who made and endorsed our Constitution knew man's nature,
and it is to their ideas, rather than to the temptations of utopia,
that we must ask that our judges adhere.
- Robert Bork

I cannot believe that the American people and the people
they elected would use the Constitution to stifle any group's rights.
- Jean O'Leary

In violation of the Habeas Corpus Act and the fundamental
laws of our constitution these men have never been
brought to trail or even allowed to see a lawyer.
- John Amery

To me, to be a conservative means to conserve the good
parts of America and to conserve our Constitution.
- Ron Paul

The Constitution is a document that should only be
amended with great caution.
- Carl Levin

The framers of the Constitution were so clear in the
federalist papers and elsewhere that they felt an independent
judiciary was critical to the success of the nation.
- Sandra Day O'Connor

This is a time for a national conversation.
A conversation about the document that binds us as a nation and a people.
That document, of course, is the Constitution.
- Mike DeWine

A constitution that is made for all nations is made for none.
- Joseph de Maistre

I created no authority that wasn't already there under the constitution.
- John Engler

I have never seen such extreme partisanship,
such bitter partisanship, and such forgetfulness of
the fate of our fathers and of the Constitution.
- Robert Byrd

I am sworn to uphold the Constitution as Andy Johnson
understands it and interprets it.
- Andrew Johnson


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