“Just because you do not take an interest in politics doesn't mean politics won't take an interest in you.” Pericles, 495-429 BCE.
“Day by day, what you choose, what you think and what you do is who you become.” Heraclitus, 535-475 BC.
"Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people will find a way around the laws." Plato, 428 - 348 BC.
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. -Thomas Jefferson