Tax quotes throughout history. Ronald Reagan, Mark Twain, Karl Marx etc


Tax quotes throughout history

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In honor of all hard working Americans that are slowing turning into serfs. Here are some great quotes on taxes:

  • If it moves, tax it.
    If it keeps moving, regulate it.
    And if it stops moving, subsidize it.-Ronald Reagan
  • I contend that for a nation to try to tax itself into prosperity is like a man standing in a bucket and trying to lift himself up by the handle.-Winston Churchill
  • A government which robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.-George Bernard Shaw
  • A liberal is someone who feels a great debt to his fellow man, a debt he proposes to pay off with your money.-G. Gordon Liddy
  • Democracy must be something more than two wolves and a sheep voting on what to have for dinner.-James Bovard
  • Government is the great fiction, through which everybody endeavors to live at the expense of everybody else.-Frederic Bastiat
  • In general, the art of government consists of taking as much money as possible from one party of the citizens to give to the other.-Voltaire
  • No man’s life, liberty, or property is safe while Congress is in session.-Mark Twain
  • The government is like a baby’s alimentary canal, with a happy appetite at one end and no responsibility at the other.-Ronald Reagan
  • The only difference between a tax man and a taxidermist is that the taxidermist leaves the skin.-Mark Twain
  • There is only one way to kill capitalism, taxes, taxes, and more taxes!!!!!Karl Marx
  • Collecting more taxes than is absolutely necessary is legalized robbery.Calvin Coolidge
  • The power to tax is the power to destroy.John Marshall
  • I believe that every individual is naturally entitled to do as he pleases with himself and the fruits of his labor, so far as it in no way interferes with any other men’s rights.-Abraham Lincoln