Government is either organized benevolence or organized madness its peculiar magnitude permits no shading.
There is nothing wrong with describing Conservatism as protecting the Constitution, protecting all things that limit government. Government is the enemy of liberty. Government should be very restrained.
Look at our Lords disciples. One denied Him one doubted Him one betrayed Him. If our Lord couldn’t have perfection, how are you going to have it in city government?
Christmas is the time when kids tell Santa what they want and adults pay for it. Deficits are when adults tell government what they want and their kids pay for it.