Quotation by P.J. O'Rourke

Social Security is a government program with a constituency made up of the old, the near old and those who hope or fear to grow old. After 215 years of trying, we have finally discovered a special interest that includes 100 percent of the population. Now we can vote ourselves rich.
P.J. (Patrick Jake) O'Rourke (b. 1947), U.S. journalist. "Graft for the Millions: Social Security," Parliament of Whores (1991).
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