Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Inspiring Quotes Wednesday...(and stuff)

Will Rogers

Ancient Rome declined because it had a Senate, now what's going to happen to us with both a House and a Senate?

Jonathan Swift

For in reason, all government without the consent of the governed is the very definition of slavery.

P.J. O’Rourke

Giving money and power to government is like giving whiskey and car keys to teenage boys.

George Washington

Government is not reason; it is not eloquent; it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and a fearful master.

Paul Harvey

If 'pro' is the opposite of 'con' what is the opposite of 'progress'?

Cullen Hightower

Talk is cheap - except when Congress does it.

Larry Flynt

Majority rule only works if you're also considering individual rights. Because you can't have five wolves and one sheep voting on what to have for supper.

This health care "plan" may just be the final straw to break our economy. I am still in shock it passed. PLEASE - make your congressional votes count this November!!!!

I received these gorgeous cards from none other than Dawn G. herself!!! Stampin Up mega-superstar!! Thank you so much Dawn!!!
Yesterday these arrived...
Oh. Joy.
Gobs more empty DVD cases and cling.
This is the never-ending job from......*sigh*
At least I got a freebie stamp set for Sale-A-Bration!! I got a paper pack too but I forgot to photograph it. This special ends THIS MONTH!! So now is the time to get your stamping goodies and get in on some fabulous freebies!!!
This is the upcoming new mini!!!
It is wonderful!!!!!!!!!!!
I get to preorder stuff starting on April 1st!!


Cassie said...

Amen to your quotes, and YAY for all of your stamping goodies ;D

Claire said...

Such exciting finds! Happy crafting!

Michelle aka Mommy said...

your quotes speak VOLUMES! i'm feeling very sick to my stomach. like you i can NOT believe the bill (now law) passed. sick. sick. SICK!

hopefully 400+ people reading this blog will MAKE their vote COUNT this November. and hopefully by then it's not too late to this country - the same country your husband fights so hard for.

amen, sister!

ps is THIS the "change" obama voters were looking for?

Christina said...

I though I had ordered that set but wound up with something instead how awesome you got a card from dawn!

Heatherlyn said...

My husband has been reading the bill. It isn't like the first one, at least. However, the government should not have the power to force everyone to buy something and I think it is way too overreaching and completely unfair for a small portion of the population to subsidize something for the majority of the population. Talk about redistribution of wealth. It isn't right.

Cheeseboy said...

I'm always up for a good Larry Flynt quote.

blueviolet said...

That Paul Harvey cracks me up!

Grand Pooba said...

Looks like you got some more organizin to do lucy!

Anonymous said...

Love the quotes and love the pics of the stamping stuff, what a beautiful card you got I loved it. I just love craft shopping!!!

Life with Kaishon said...

I love those quotes. I am glad GOD is in control of our health care and our nation : ) YAY for Jesus!

otin said...

Man, Larry Flynt put it perfectly!

Thank you for stopping by my blog!

AliceKay said...

Those quotes are so true. Makes me shudder at the thought of what's to come.

Good luck with your project. I'm sure you'll zip right thru it. You certainly filled up those other stacks of dvd cases in a hurry. Just keep thinking to yourself...Italy, here I come. :)

I love the little turtle stamp.

Preston said...

Haven't stopped by for a while and wanted to say hello.

KK said...

I know, its scary.

Mighty M said...

You have so much cool crafting stuff! Love the cards!!