It's healthy for government to be a kind of moral catalyst, using the bully pulpit of high office.
More Quotes from William Weld:I think transportation and corrections are not the first two areas that I would go looking for massive change.
There's an alliance in the environmental area, and an appropriate one, between the government and the little guy.
We have to restrain the bad tendencies of human beings, and that includes keeping people from injuring each other economically.
The unemployment rate is still twice as high for blacks as for whites.
One of the functions of government is to act as a safeguard not just of property but of our liberties.
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.
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The fact is that more people have been slaughtered in the name of religion than for any other single reason. That, THAT my friends, is true perversion.
He who rejects change is the architect of decay. The only human institution which rejects progress is the cemetery.
I grow daily to honour facts more and more, and theory less and less. A fact, it seems to me, is a great thing; a sentence printed, if not by God, then at least by the Devil.