The 07/18/13 Joy Jar

18 Jul

Moi is a resident of the state of Washington and a resident of Seattle. There have only been a couple of times that she did not vote. She generally votes in all elections even if she votes for the late Representative Shirley Chisolm. There is a primary in August and moi has to study about the upcoming primary election. Today’s deposit into the ‘Joy Jar’ is moi’s right to vote.

Nobody will ever deprive the American people of the right to vote except the American people themselves and the only way they could do this is by not voting.
Franklin D. Roosevelt

If voting changed anything, they’d make it illegal.
Emma Goldman

Thinking isn’t agreeing or disagreeing. That’s voting.
Robert Frost

The difference between a democracy and a dictatorship is that in a democracy you vote first and take orders later; in a dictatorship you don’t have to waste your time voting.
Charles Bukowski

In my lifetime, we’ve gone from Eisenhower to George W. Bush. We’ve gone from John F. Kennedy to Al Gore. If this is evolution, I believe that in twelve years, we’ll be voting for plants.
Lewis Black

Democracy must be something more than two wolves and a sheep voting on what to have for dinner.
James Bovard

In most places in the country, voting is looked upon as a right and a duty, but in Chicago it’s a sport.
Dick Gregory

Perhaps the fact that we have seen millions voting themselves into complete dependence on a tyrant has made our generation understand that to choose one’s government is not necessarily to secure freedom.
Friedrich August von Hayek

Voting is a civic sacrament.
Theodore Hesburgh

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