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We have been through this is biennial convulsion four or five different times over the past 10 or 12 years, and now it appears that we are going through this quiet agony all over again.
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When I feel the heat, I see the light.

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I have said, with respect to authorization bills, that I do not want the Congress or the country to commit fiscal suicide on the installment plan.

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The oil can is mightier than the sword.

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When a member of the House moves over to the Senate, he raises the IQ of both bodies.

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We are becoming so accustomed to millions and billions of dollars that 'thousands' has almost passed out of the dictionary.

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We have been through this is biennial convulsion four or five different times over the past 10 or 12 years, and now it appears that we are going through this quiet agony all over again.

— Everett Dirksen

Stronger than all the armies is an idea thats time has come ... The time has come for equality of opportunity in sharing in government, in education, and in employment. It will not be stayed or denied. It is here!

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I am a man of principle, and one of my basic principles is flexibility.

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