• I am frankly sick and tired of the political preachers telling me as a citizen that if I want to be a moral person, I must believe in A, B, C, and D. Just who do they think they are? And from where do they presume to claim the right to dictate their moral beliefs to me?

    "Excerpts From Goldwater Remarks". Remarks in the Congressional Record, September 15, 1981.
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