Civic Duty Quotes

Most popular civic duty quotes

Every private citizen has a public responsibility.
There can be no daily democracy without daily citizenship.


The most important political office is that of private citizen.
The best defense against usurpatory government is an assertive citizenry.


It's not the hand that signs the laws that holds the destiny of America. It's the hand that casts the ballot.

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I'm tired of hearing it said that democracy doesn't work. Of course it doesn't work. We are supposed to work it.


People often say that, in a democracy, decisions are made by a majority of the people. Of course, that is not true. Decisions are made by a majority of those who make themselves heard and who vote—a very different thing.

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