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Engrave this Quote The Senate is a body of old men charged with high duties and misdemeanors.
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-Ambrose Bierce
Engrave this Quote Great is the power, great is the authority of a senate that is unanimous in its opinions.
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-Marcus Tullius Cicero
Engrave this Quote Sure the people are stupid: the human race is stupid. Sure Congress is an inefficient instrument of government. But the people are not stupid enough to abandon representative government for any other kind, including government by the guy who knows.
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-Bernard Devoto
Engrave this Quote We have the power to do any damn fool thing we want to do, and we seem to do it about every ten minutes.
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-J. William Fulbright
Engrave this Quote The Few assume to be the deputies, but they are often only the despoilers of the Many.
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-G. W. F. Hegel
Engrave this Quote I have seen in the Halls of Congress more idealism, more humanness, more compassion, more profiles of courage than in any other institution that I have ever known.
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-Hubert Humphrey
Engrave this Quote I have been up to see the Congress and they do not seem to be able to do anything except to eat peanuts and chew tobacco, while my army is starving.
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-General Robert E. Lee
Engrave this Quote Congress is so strange. A man gets up to speak and says nothing. Nobody listens -- and then everybody disagrees.
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-Boris Marshalov
Engrave this Quote There should be one day when there is open season on senators.
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-Will Rogers
Engrave this Quote This country has come to feel the same when Congress is in session as when the baby gets hold of a hammer.
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-Will Rogers
Engrave this Quote With Congress, every time they make a joke it's a law, and every time they make a law it's a joke.
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-Will Rogers
Engrave this Quote If we were left solely to the wordy wit of legislators in Congress for our guidance, uncorrected by the seasonal experience and the effectual complaints of the people, America would not long retain her rank among the nations.
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-Henry David Thoreau
Engrave this Quote The debates of that great assembly are frequently vague and perplexed, seeming to be dragged rather than to march, to the intended goal. Something of this sort must, I think, always happen in public democratic assemblies.
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-Alexis de Tocqueville
Engrave this Quote Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of congress; but I repeat myself.
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-Mark Twain
Mark Twain, a Biography
Engrave this Quote There are two enemies to every bill proposed in Congress, the fools who favor it and the lunatics who oppose it.
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-Source Unknown
Engrave this Quote This is a Senate of equals, of men of individual honor and personal character, and of absolute independence. We know no masters, we acknowledge no dictators. This is a hall for mutual consultation and discussion; not an arena for the exhibition of champions.
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-Daniel Webster
Engrave this Quote I believe if we introduced the Lord's Prayer here, senators would propose a large number of amendments to it.
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-Henry Wilson

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