Top 20 Mike Crapo Quotes

Last Updated on

“In January 1776, Thomas Paine issued ‘Common Sense,’ advocating independence from Great Britain.”

― Mike Crapo

“The Declaration calls us to recognize the inherent equality of all people. And when it becomes unmistakably evident that a government is denying the governed life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness, it’s the right of people to establish a new government to secure these unalienable rights.”

― Mike Crapo

“Individuals and businesses must participate in a national discussion about a simpler tax system, one that collects sufficient revenue to meet appropriate federal responsibilities, but one resting on a broader, fairer tax base without penalizing saving and investing, the backbone of a strong, decentralized and thriving economy.”

― Mike Crapo

“As you prepare for the many things that fall brings, such as school, harvest and winter, it is important to be prepared for the unthinkable. Supplies and a plan will significantly reduce panic and chaos in the event of an emergency.”

― Mike Crapo

“President Bush has had an outstanding Secretary of State in Colin Powell and there are not many people who could replace him, making Condoleezza Rice an excellent choice.”

― Mike Crapo

“Irregular contact with doctors means many men fail to receive any preventive care for potentially life-threatening conditions. In addition, when men do seek care, embarrassment can often prevent them from openly discussing health concerns with their physicians.”

― Mike Crapo

“Our priority must be to build a path towards balancing the budget, and we cannot tolerate growing deficits.”

― Mike Crapo

“While our nation faces many challenges that must be met regarding homeland security and our military readiness, it is imperative that we live within our means and wisely spend taxpayer dollars.”

― Mike Crapo

“It is not government’s job to mandate responsibility on our behalf. We have the intelligence and good sense to make wise consumption choices for ourselves and our children. It is up to us to do what is best for our health and our children’s health.”

― Mike Crapo

“The problem remains that the market is grossly distorted by Canadian unfair trade practices.”

― Mike Crapo

“We simply must look beyond partisan goals and find common ground as Americans. It is imperative that the Members of Congress recognize that partisanship will not serve the American people.”

― Mike Crapo

“I have a strong marriage, and my wife and I love each other.”

― Mike Crapo

“The economy grows when families can spend money on personal priorities rather than priorities imposed by the federal government.”

― Mike Crapo

“Throwing off despotism and tyranny is our history and part of our national identity – something in which we can take incredible pride.”

― Mike Crapo

“I can think of a number of things more interesting to read about than tax law, but few things affect our lives more.”

― Mike Crapo

“Simplicity just isn’t a word synonymous with taxes.”

― Mike Crapo

“Even with multiple instruction books, maneuvering the maze of the tax code is costly and time-consuming.”

― Mike Crapo

“Security is a component of everyday life that one spending time in Washington, D.C., gets accustomed to. Metal detectors, police vehicle barriers and heavily-armed police officers become strangely commonplace after awhile.”

― Mike Crapo

“We are gifted with freedom, but with that freedom comes the reality of the unknown and the responsibility to be aware of our surroundings and on guard against those who would do us harm.”

― Mike Crapo

“A major part of being prepared is having a plan. Local calls don’t always work in the immediate vicinity of a disaster, so it’s important to have an out-of-town contact with whom the entire family can check in.”

― Mike Crapo
Quotes You Will Also Love:  Top 13 Angelina Grimke Quotes

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Scroll to Top
0 Shares
Share via
Copy link
Powered by Social Snap