Folks, Today is D-Day; Tuesday, November 6th, 2012. If you can vote, you must vote…it’s your democratic right.
"The difference between a democracy and a dictatorship is that in a democracy you vote first and take orders later; in a dictatorship you don’t have to waste your time voting."
– Charles Bukowski
"Nobody will ever deprive the American people of the right to vote except the American people themselves and the only way they could do this is by not voting."
– Franklin D. Roosevelt
"I hope that no American will waste his franchise and throw away his vote by voting either for me or against me solely on account of my religious affiliation. It is not relevant."
– John F. Kennedy
"Voting is the most precious right of every citizen, and we have a moral obligation to ensure the integrity of our voting process."
– Hillary Clinton
"As people do better, they start voting like Republicans – unless they have too much education and vote Democratic, which proves there can be too much of a good thing."
– Karl Rove
"It’s not the voting that’s democracy; it’s the counting."
– Tom Stoppard
"Thinking isn’t agreeing or disagreeing. That’s voting."
– Robert Frost
"The Voting Rights Act of 1965 was indeed a vital instrument of democracy, ensuring the integrity and reliability of a democratic process that we as a Country hold so dear."
– Charles Rangel
"Our DNA is as a consumer company – for that individual customer who’s voting thumbs up or thumbs down. That’s who we think about. And we think that our job is to take responsibility for the complete user experience. And if it’s not up to par, it’s our fault, plain and simply."
– Steve Jobs
"Why do the people humiliate themselves by voting? I didn’t vote because I have dignity. If I had closed my nose and voted for one of them, I would spit on my own face." – Oriana Fallaci
"Every citizen of this country should be guaranteed that their vote matters, that their vote is counted, and that in the voting booth, their vote has a much weight as that of any CEO, any member of Congress, or any President."
– Barbara Boxer
"If American women would increase their voting turnout by ten percent, I think we would see an end to all of the budget cuts in programs benefiting women and children."
– Coretta Scott King
"I am sure that every one of my colleagues – Democrat, Republican, and Independent – agrees with that statement. That in the voting booth, every one is equal."
– Barbara Boxer
"The object is very clear in the fight against racism; you have reasons why you’re opposed to it. But when you’re writing a novel, you don’t want the reader to come out of it voting yes or no to some question. Life is more complicated than that."
– Margaret Atwood
"Voting is a right best exercised by people who have taken time to learn about the issues."
– Tony Snow
"According to the U.S. Census, the most common reason people give for not voting is that they were too busy or had conflicting work or school schedules."
– Jeff Miller