I outlived the bastards.
Freedom requires that government keep the channels of competition and opportunity open, prevent monopolies, economic abuse and domination.
Bless the children, for the national debt is theirs.
No greater nor more affectionate honor can be conferred on an American than to have a public school named after him.
There is no more cruel illusion than that war makes a people richer.
There are only three ways to meet the unpaid bills of a nation. The first is taxation. The second is repudiation. The third is inflation.
If the law is upheld only by government officials, then all law is at an end. Herbert Ho
Whatever doubt there may be as to the quality or purpose of our free speech we certainly have ample volumes in production.
We have gold because we cannot trust governments
The only trouble with capitalism is capitalists - they are too damn greedy.
The thing I enjoyed most were visits from children. They did not want public office.
The slogan of progress is changing from the full dinner pail to the full garage.
The rigid volunteer rules of right and wrong in sports are second only to religious faith in moral training.
You will expect me to discuss the late election. Well, as nearly as I can learn, we did not have enough votes on our side.
Twenty million people are starving [in Russia]. Whatever their politics, they shall be fed!
The ancient bitter opposition to improved methods [of production] on the ancient theory that it more than temporarily deprives men of employment ... has no place in the gospel of American progress.
Children are our most valuable natural resource. Herbert Ho
It is just as important that business keep out of government as that government keep out of business.
Fishing is a... discipline in the equality of men - for all men are equal before fish.
Presidents have only two moments of personal seclusion. One is prayer; the other fishing - and they cannot pray all the time!
The spiritual uplift, the goodwill, cheerfulness and optimism that accompanies every expedition to the outdoors is the peculiar spirit that our people need in times of suspicion and doubt...No other organized joy has values comparable to the outdoor experience.
Older men declare war. But it is the youth that must fight and die. Herbert Ho
We cannot change ideas in the minds of men and races with machine guns or battle ships.
Self-government can succeed only through an instructed electorate.
The sixth grade made my life successful by preparing me for the seventh and the seventh by preparing me for the eighth and so on. May it do the same for you.
I, with other Americans, have perhaps unduly resented the stream of criticism of American life... more particularly have I resented the sneers at Main Street. For I have known that in the cottages that lay behind the street rested the strength of our national character.
I dare predict that the influence of the Treaty of Renunciation of War will be felt in a large proportion of all future international acts.
The Constitution is America's glue, Democracy is the Constitution's glue.
Wisdom often consists of knowing what to do next.
The worst evil of disregard for some law is that it destroys respect for all laws.