There is no law governing all things.
Governing is one thing, campaigning is another – and the latter becomes far more pronounced in an election-year State of the Union.
The authority of any governing institution must stop at its citizen’s skin.
There is little less trouble in governing a private family than a whole kingdom.
Under socialism all will govern in turn and will soon become accustomed to no one governing.
In each colony in 1750 were to be found two sets of governing organizations, – the local and the general.
The American Constitution is the greatest governing document, and at some 7,000 words, just about the shortest.
I’m a dilettante. My governing word is ‘curiosity.’
Like Hillary Clinton in the United States, Kuczynski is a prototypical member of the trans-American governing class, with deep roots in both the private and public sector and its revolving-door relationship between Washington think tanks, the State Department, and high-level Latin American ministries.
Governing today means giving acceptable signs of credibility. It is like advertising and it is the same effect that is achieved – commitment to a scenario.