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The idea that a congressman would be tainted by accepting money from private industry or private sources is essentially a socialist argument.

Newt Gingrich (b. 1943) American politician [Newton Leroy Gingrich]
(1989)

Interview when asked about lobbyist contributions to his campaign
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In every election in American history both parties have their clichés. The party that has the clichés that ring true wins.

Newt Gingrich (b. 1943) American politician [Newton Leroy Gingrich]
International Herald Tribune, Paris (1 Aug. 1988)
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Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did.

Newt Gingrich (b. 1943) American politician [Newton Leroy Gingrich]
Renewing American Civilization, Lecture 2 “Personal Strength” (1993)
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If Thomas Edison’s invention of the electric bulb were reported on tonight’s evening news, it would be reported as a threat to the candle industry.

Newt Gingrich (b. 1943) American politician [Newton Leroy Gingrich]
Speech at the Internet Commerce Expo (1999)
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