America is to great to dream small dreams.
The greatest security for Israel is to create new Egypts.
With our eyes fixed on the future, but recognizing the realities of today, we will achieve our destiny to be as a shining city on a hill for all mankind to see.
Remember that every government service, every offer of government - financed security, is paid for in the loss of personal freedom... In the days to come, whenever a voice is raised telling you to let the government do it, analyze very carefully to see whether the suggested service is worth the pers
These are the boys of Pointe du Hoc. These are the men who took the cliffs. These are the champions who helped free a continent. These are the heroes who helped end a war.
I've often said there's nothing better for the inside of a man than the outside of a horse.
The Founding Fathers believed that faith in God was the key to our being a good people and America's becoming a great nation.
Words are even more feeble on this Memorial Day, for the sight before us is that of a strong and good nation that stands in silence and remembers those who were loved and who, in return, loved their countrymen enough to die for them.
Now, so there will be no misunderstanding, it's not my intention to do away with government. It is rather to make it work - work with us, not over us; to stand by our side, not ride on our back. Government can and must provide opportunity, not smother it; foster productivity, not stifle it.
Israel exists; it has a right to exist in peace behind secure and defensible borders; and it has a right to demand of its neighbors that they recognize those facts. I have personally followed and supported Israel's heroic struggle for survival, ever since the founding of the State of Israel 34 years
When we think of friends, and call their faces out of the shadows, and their voices out of the echoes that faint along the corridors of memory, and do it without knowing why save that we love to do it, we content ourselves that that friendship is a Reality, and not a Fancy--that it is builded upon a
Itâ€™s not the good that die young, itâ€™s the lucky.
You take the lies out of him, and he'll shrink to the size of your hat; you take the malice out of him, and he'll disappear.
He was endowed with a stupidity which by the least little stretch would go around the globe four times and tie.
Sometimes too much to drink is barely enough. Mark Twai
Strange is the man who practices his religion.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who cannot read them.
All large political doctrines are rich in difficult problems - problems that are quite above the average citizen's reach. And that is not strange, since they are also above the reach of the ablest minds in the country; after all the fuss and all the talk, not one of those doctrines has been conclusi
Does the human being reason? No; he thinks, muses, reflects, but does not reason...that is, in the two things which are the peculiar domain of the heart, not the mind, politics and religion. He doesn't want to know the other side. He wants arguments and statistics for his own side, and nothing more.
Heaven knows insanity was disreputable enough, long ago; but now that the lawyers have got to cutting every gallows rope and picking every prison lock with it, it is become a sneaking villainy that ought to hang and keep on hanging its sudden possessors until evil-doers should conclude that the safe
April 1. This is the day upon which we are reminded of what we are on the other three hundred and sixty-four..
No God and no religion can survive ridicule. No political church, no nobility, no royalty or other fraud, can face ridicule in a fair field, and live.
Eating and sleeping are the only activities that should be allowed to interrupt a man's enjoyment of his cigar.
It's good sportsmanship to not pick up lost golf balls while they are still rolling. Mark T
Habit is habit, and not to be flung out of the window by any man, but coaxed down-stairs one step at a time.
The average man is what his environment and his superstitions have made him; and their function is to make him an ass. He can't add up three or four new circumstances together and perceive what they mean; it is beyond him. He is not capable of observing for himself; he has to get everything at secon
Children are natural mimics who act like their parents despite every effort to teach them good manners.
Never knew before what eternity was made for. It is to give some of us a chance to learn German.
It's not as bad as it sounds.
You can't reason someone out of something that they weren't reasoned into in the first place.