Factober
Quotes by:
Molly Ivins

So keep fightin' for freedom and justice, beloveds, but don't you forget to

So keep fightin' for freedom and justice, beloveds, but don't you forget to have fun doin' it. Lord, let your laughter ring forth. Be outrageous, ridicule the fraidy-cats, rejoice in all the oddities that freedom can produce.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Keep fighting for freedom and justice, beloveds, but don't forget to have f

Keep fighting for freedom and justice, beloveds, but don't forget to have fun doin' it. Lord, let your laughter ring forth. Be outrageous, ridicule the fraidy-cats, rejoice in all the oddities that freedom can produce.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

I think one can easily make a case for taking out Saddam Hussein. In fact,

I think one can easily make a case for taking out Saddam Hussein. In fact, one could probably be made on humanitarian grounds alone. But just as there's a downside risk to doing nothing about this man, there is a very serious downside risk to invading the
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

The thing is this: You got to have fun while you're fightin' for freedom, '

The thing is this: You got to have fun while you're fightin' for freedom, 'cause you don't always win.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Guns do kill. Unlike cars, that is all they do.

Guns do kill. Unlike cars, that is all they do.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

I never saw anything funnier than Texas politics.

I never saw anything funnier than Texas politics.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

The stakes they play for in politics are paper and money. The chips they pl

The stakes they play for in politics are paper and money. The chips they play with are your life.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

I've always found it easier to be funny than to be serious.

I've always found it easier to be funny than to be serious.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Anyone who watched George W. and Karl Rove while the former was governor of

Anyone who watched George W. and Karl Rove while the former was governor of Texas will recognize a familiar pattern. Like much of Bush's social policy - from faith-based social services to railing against gay marriage - women's issues are one of the bones
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Many a time freedom has been rolled back - and always for the same sorry re

Many a time freedom has been rolled back - and always for the same sorry reason: fear.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

When I was first diagnosed, I went out, as a book person, and got some book

When I was first diagnosed, I went out, as a book person, and got some books on cancer and looked up my version of the disease. It said that I had about a 5 percent chance of survival. I said, 'Gosh, well, it's been a good run.' What I didn't realize is t
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

It is possible to read the history of this country as one long struggle to

It is possible to read the history of this country as one long struggle to extend the liberties established in our Constitution to everyone in America.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago