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I refuse to totally grow up. I've always been someone who says and does things that push politically correct boundaries.
What I say should always be prefaced with this: I'm not really politically articulate. I just try to be like Thomas Paine: what is common sense? So when I say these things to you, I am speaking from a humanist point of view. I just look around and see what's wrong.
Nothing is politically right which is morally wrong.
I don't think people are going to switch over to bikes because it's good for them or because it's politically correct. They're going to do it because it gets them from A to B faster.
Hunger is a political issue, and there are several things politically that are keeping people hungry - not funding food stamps adequately, not funding school lunches adequately. So there is a political solution to the problem of hunger.
I'd rather be biblically correct than politically correct.
Most Evangelicals claim to be politically non-partisan, and say they only identify with the Republican Party because the Republicans are committed to 'family values.'
The young people who join extremist groups are clearly suffering from massive deficiencies in religious knowledge and are often politically gullible (when they are not attempting to salve pangs of conscience by cutting themselves off from a life of delinquency).
Politically speaking, it's always easier to shell out money for a disaster that has already happened, with clearly identifiable victims, than to invest money in protecting against something that may or may not happen in the future.
I'm not here to affect you politically or socially. I'm here to make you laugh. I use the news as the palette for my jokes.
Never say never, but the thought of electively cutting oneself is beyond my grasp, and I also object to it politically. Denying the lines on our faces makes a comment about age and wisdom I don't care to make.
The first thing that I really understood politically and was old enough to get was the failed assassination attempt on Reagan.
It's true that redistributing income to the needy is politically easier in a growing economy than in a stagnant one.
In a democracy, you don't need anyone's permission to form a new political party, publish a politically charged article, or organize a 'tea party.' And in open markets, individuals are free to buy and invest as they see fit.
The one thing I've always maintained is that I'm an American Indian. I'm not politically correct.
The success of my comedy has been not being afraid to touch on subject matters or issues that everyone else is politically scared of.
Sometimes, I feel the reason I have become a star beyond my films is that I am politically incorrect.
Shah Rukh Khan
One of the things that goes with getting older is that one becomes more conservative - and I emphasise that when I use the word conservative I do not mean politically.
The whole student loan thing drives me completely nuts. If it wasn't possible for 18-year-olds to sign themselves up for tens of thousands of dollars in debt in order to pay their college bills, the state governments wouldn't have found it so politically easy to cut taxpayer support for public colleges and universities.
Bolivia's majority Indian population was always excluded, politically oppressed and culturally alienated. Our national wealth, our raw materials, was plundered. Indios were once treated like animals here. In the 1930s and 40s, they were sprayed with DDT to kill the vermin on their skin and in their hair whenever they came into the city.
I'm politically interested, but I have no particular talent as a political beast, stepping out and running for office.
It seems no matter what you say and how politically correctly and carefully you say it, you offend someone. Or at least I always do.
Back in the 1970s, Kodak tried to give $25m to a black civil rights organisation in Rochester, New York. The company's shareholders rose up in arms: making this politically charged offering wasn't the reason they had entrusted Kodak with their money. The donation was withdrawn.
I am sure there is a right way and a wrong way and in today's life, there are many different rules of being politically correct.
Syria is geographically and politically in the middle of the Middle East.
C. S. Lewis
John F. Kennedy
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