Quotationz.com  
| | | | | |
   
All Words Any Word Phrase     Highlight Results

 :: Famous Quotations Topic: Conservatives (26 Quotations)

Quotation Bullet

The world is burdened with young fogies. Old men with ossified minds are easily dealt with. But men who look young, act young and everlastingly harp on the fact that they are young, but who nevertheless think and act with a degree of caution that would be excessive in their grandfathers, are the curse of the world. Their very conservatism is secondhand, and they don't know what they are conserving.
~ Robertson Davies

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

There are no black conservatives. Oh, there are neoconservatives with black skin, but they lack any claim to blackness other than the biological. They have forgotten their roots.
~ Stephen Carter

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

To be conservative requires no brains whatsoever. Cabbages, cows and conifers are conservatives, and are so stupid they don't even know it. All that is basically required is acceptance of what exists.
~ Colin Welch

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

We hear the haunting presentiment of a dutiful middle age in the current reluctance of young people to select any option except the one they feel will impinge upon them the least.
~ Gail Sheehy

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

What is conservatism? It is not adherence to the old and tried, but against the new and untried?
~ Abraham Lincoln

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

When a nation's young men are conservative, its funeral bell is already rung.
~ Henry Ward Beecher

 

Report Error

 

< Previous |

Separator
| |

Copyright ©1999, 2015 Haythum Khalid, All rights reserved worldwide.
Page Generation Time: 16 MilliSeconds.