” Liberals often don’t see the problems, and conservatives don’t see the promise, of government. “


” So government acts as a safeguard of our property. “


” Government has a role as well in what is referred to as redistributive justice. “


” One of the functions of government is to act as a safeguard not just of property but of our liberties. “


” Government is never so noble as when it is addressing wrongs. “


” In the nineteenth century, slavery was the greatest wrong, and government never stood so tall as when it was redressing that wrong. “


” The courts are truly the least dangerous of the three branches of our government. “


” I think government has a major role to play in helping us with the pursuit of happiness. “


” It’s healthy for government to be a kind of moral catalyst, using the bully pulpit of high office. “


” Government can contribute to a shared sense of purpose on the part of the citizenry, that’s its highest and best application. “


” I think coercive taxation is theft, and government has a moral duty to keep it to a minimum. “


” Before my tenure, people didn’t seem to think that citizens had a right to limit the size of their government. “


” My slogan when I ran was that there is no such thing as government money, there is only taxpayer’s money, and that cut pretty deep. “


” Micro managing anything is not a great role for government. “


” It’s not good for government to tell people that the world owes them a living and that things are free. “


” Managing people’s sex lives is something that I don’t think is a good role for government. “



All 16 William Weld Quotes about Government in picture


Liberals often don
So government acts as a safeguard of our property.
Government has a role as well in what is referred to as redistributive justice.
One of the functions of government is to act as a safeguard not just of property but of our liberties.
Government is never so noble as when it is addressing wrongs.
In the nineteenth century, slavery was the greatest wrong, and government never stood so tall as when it was redressing that wrong.
The courts are truly the least dangerous of the three branches of our government.
I think government has a major role to play in helping us with the pursuit of happiness.
It
Government can contribute to a shared sense of purpose on the part of the citizenry, that
I think coercive taxation is theft, and government has a moral duty to keep it to a minimum.
Before my tenure, people didn
My slogan when I ran was that there is no such thing as government money, there is only taxpayer
Micro managing anything is not a great role for government.
It
Managing people