Jim Hightower short quotes

The opposite for courage is not cowardice, it is conformity. Even a dead fish can go with the flow.

The opposite for courage is not cowardice, it is conformity. Even a dead fish can go with the flow.

The only difference between a pigeon and the American farmer today is that a pigeon can still make a deposit on a John Deere. ---->>>

The middle of the road is for yellow lines and dead armadillos. ---->>>

The corporations don't have to lobby the government anymore. They are the government. ---->>>

Politics isn't about left versus right; it's about top versus bottom. ---->>>

If you can't be a populist in Arkansas, you ain't going to be a populist in Washington. ---->>>

If you don't speak out now when it matters, when would it matter for you to speak out? ---->>>

Even the smallest dog can lift its leg on the tallest building. ---->>>

It's hard for the donkeys to win the race if they're going to carry the elephants on their backs. ---->>>

You can't do progressive government from the inside. You have to rally those outsiders and make them a force.

You can't do progressive government from the inside. You have to rally those outsiders and make them a force.

Little ol' boy in the Panhandle told me the other day you can still make a small fortune in agriculture. Problem is, you got to start with a large one. ---->>>

This is a matter of public health. The public was sick and tired of DeLay and his corruption. ---->>>

Do something. If it doesn't work, do something else. No idea is too crazy. ---->>>

When I entered politics, I took the only downward turn you could take from journalism.

When I entered politics, I took the only downward turn you could take from journalism.

The issue isn't just jobs. Even slaves had jobs. The issue is wages. ---->>>

There's nothing in the middle of the road but a yellow stripe and dead armadillos. ---->>>

But, as my mother used to tell me, two wrongs don't make a right. But I soon figured out that three left turns do. ---->>>

The Bible declares that on the sixth day God created man. Right then and there, God should have demanded a damage deposit. ---->>>

It's hard to believe President George Bush gave a speech in New Orleans about disaster recovery and failed to mention the word 'farm' or the word 'rural.' ---->>>

Well, I've been in the political arena all of my life, and 10 years of that as a candidate and elected official, and that's about enough. ---->>>

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