„Don't vote, it just encourages them.“

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Billy Connolly fénykép
Billy Connolly
skót színész 1942

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Dennis Miller fénykép

„Listen, the weather is just like Hillary's explanation for her war vote: we just don't know, do we?“

—  Dennis Miller American stand-up comedian, television host, and actor 1953

The Buck Starts Here (17 June 2007)

Al Gore fénykép

„Please don't recount this vote.“

—  Al Gore 45th Vice President of the United States 1948

Webby Lifetime Achievement Award acceptance speech http://www.webbyawards.com/press/speeches.php (limited to 5 words) (6 June 2005).

Craig Ferguson fénykép

„If you don't vote, you're a moron.“

—  Craig Ferguson Scottish-born American television host, stand-up comedian, writer, actor, director, author, producer and voice artist 1962

Jeremy Hardy fénykép
Jesse Ventura fénykép

„You don't want to encourage people to do such a thing.“

—  Jesse Ventura American politician and former professional wrestler 1951

I Ain't Got Time To Bleed (1999)
Kontextus: I'm not disparaging suicides when I call them weak, I'm pointing out that anybody who would consider doing a thing like that needs help. I don't think a normal, mentally healthy person commits suicide. Of course, there are exceptions; people who are terminally ill are a different issue. But in the vast majority of cases, suicide is a tragedy that does unbelievable damage to the family and friends the suicide leaves behind. You don't want to encourage people to do such a thing.

Barack Obama fénykép

„And at the time the Republican Congress and a Senate candidate by the name of Mitt Romney — [crowd boos] No, no, no — Don't boo, vote. Vote! Voting's the best revenge.“

—  Barack Obama 44th President of the United States of America 1961

Springfield, Ohio campaign event http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2012/11/02/remarks-president-springfield-oh,
quoted in * 2012-11-02
Obama to supporters: Voting 'best revenge' against Mitt Romney
2012-11-03 and * 2012-11-03
Obama tells crowd 'voting is the best revenge'; Romney freaks out
Daily Kos

Gouverneur Morris fénykép

„Are they men? Then make them citizens, and let them vote“

—  Gouverneur Morris American politician 1752 - 1816

Debate at the Constitutional Convention http://oll.libertyfund.org/index.php?option=com_staticxt&staticfile=show.php%3Ftitle=1909&layout=html#chapter_112488 (August 8 1787)
Kontextus: Upon what principle is it that the slaves shall be computed in the representation? Are they men? Then make them citizens, and let them vote. Are they property? Why, then, is no other property included? The houses in this city are worth more than all the wretched slaves who cover the rice swamps of South Carolina. The admission of slaves into the Representation when fairly explained comes to this: that the inhabitant of Georgia and South Carolina who goes to the Coast of Africa, and in defiance of the most sacred laws of humanity tears away his fellow creatures from their dearest connections and damns them to the most cruel bondages, shall have more votes in a Government instituted for protection of the rights of mankind, than the Citizen of Pennsylvania or New Jersey who views with a laudable horror, so nefarious a practice.

Rick Santorum fénykép
Naomi Klein fénykép

„I like maxims that don't encourage behavior modification.

—  Bill Watterson American comic artist 1958

19 Jan 91
Attack of the Deranged Mutant Killer Monster Snow Goons
Forrás: The Complete Calvin and Hobbes

Noam Chomsky fénykép

„Unfortunately, you can't vote the rascals out, because you never voted them in, in the first place.“

—  Noam Chomsky american linguist, philosopher and activist 1928

Forrás: Quotes 1960s-1980s, 1970s, Government in the Future, 1970, p. 140.

George Raymond Richard Martin fénykép

„Art is not a democracy. People don't get to vote on how it ends.“

—  George Raymond Richard Martin American writer, screenwriter and television producer 1948

Interview with GamePro magazine (8 April 2003)

John R. Bolton fénykép
Martin Lomasney fénykép

„We don't tell 'em how to vote—we simply suggest.“

—  Martin Lomasney American politician 1859 - 1933

Van Nostrand, Albert D. (December 1948). "The Lomasney Legend". The New England Quarterly. 21 (4): 437. JSTOR 361565 https://www.jstor.org/stable/361565

Cass Elliot fénykép

„I don't think it's so important who you vote for — you vote for who you believe in. The important thing is to vote, because it's our way and it's the best way.“

—  Cass Elliot American singer 1941 - 1974

Appearance on The Midnight Special in August 1972 in a Get Out The Vote drive; as quoted at the official Cass Elliot website.

Jill Stein fénykép

„People are told over and over, "Don't vote your values. Vote your fears." But what we got was everything we were afraid of.“

—  Jill Stein American politician and physician 1950

"The Two-Party System Is Killing Democracy," May 23, 2016 http://www.facebook.com/ajplusenglish/videos/735052996636210/

Chris Rock fénykép

„They don't want you to vote. If they did, we wouldn't vote on a Tuesday. In November. You ever throw a party on a Tuesday? No. Because nobody would come.“

—  Chris Rock American comedian, actor, screenwriter, television producer, film producer, and director 1965

The Six Best Jokes From Wednesday Night's Chris Rock Show at MSG, 2008-05-02, 2008-05-05, New York Magazine http://nymag.com/daily/entertainment/2008/05/the_five_best_jokes_from_chris.html,

Charles Bukowski fénykép
Jason Reynolds fénykép

„I don't expect it to be easy, but I'm certain it will be fruitful. My mission is to take a different approach: Instead of explicitly encouraging young people to read, my goal is to get them to see the value in their own narratives — that they, too, have a story, and that there's power not just in telling it, but in the opportunity to do so.“

—  Jason Reynolds author of young adult novels 1983

As quoted in [Jason Reynolds Named New National Ambassador for Young People's Literature, https://www.loc.gov/item/prn-20-002/jason-reynolds-named-new-national-ambassador-for-young-peoples-literature/2020-01-13/, Library of Congress, 10 March 2020, January 13, 2020]

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