We should also face the sober reality that government cannot protect us from all possible harm. No matter how many laws we pass, no matter how many police or federal agents we put on the streets...
Precisely. This is crux of the statist argument, that the state should assume all responsibilities for the individual - protection, health care, education, food, shelter, etc. And in return, the citizens cede their freedoms and liberty.
"I have obviously failed to galvanize and prod, if not shame enough Americans to be ever vigilant not to let a Chicago communist-raised, communist-educated, communist-nurtured subhuman mongrel like the acorn community organizer gangster Barack Hussein Obama to weasel his way into the top office of authority in the United States of America."
– Ted Nugent