HAPPY BIRTHDAY USA!

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Happy 4th of July from All of Us here at DeKalb County Online! We appreciate your following and Wish you A Safe and Celebratory Day! 

 “It has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except all the others that have been tried.” –Winston Churchill

“Democracy is the art and science of running the circus from the monkey cage.” –H. L. Mencken

 “Real liberty is neither found in despotism or the extremes of democracy, but in moderate governments.” –Alexander Hamilton

“Democracy arises out of the notion that those who are equal in any respect are equal in all respects; because men are equally free, they claim to be absolutely equal.” –Aristotle

“Voting is completely important. People in America think democracy is a given. I think of it as an ecosystem, and what gets in the way of it is politicians and apathy.” –Henry Rollins

“Remember, remember always, that all of us, and you and I especially, are descended from immigrants and revolutionists.” ―Franklin D. Roosevelt
“The land flourished because it was fed from so many sources–because it was nourished by so many cultures and traditions and peoples.” ―Lyndon B. Johnson

“We asked for workers. We got people instead.” ―Max Frisch

“A simple way to take measure of a country is to look at how many want in… And how many want out.” ―Tony Blair

“My folks came to U.S. as immigrants, aliens, and became citizens. I was born in Boston, a citizen, went to Hollywood and became an alien.” –Leonard Nimoy

“I had always hoped that this land might become a safe and agreeable asylum to the virtuous and persecuted part of mankind, to whatever nation they might belong.” ―President George Washington