Under government ownership corruption can flourish just as rankly as under private ownership.
Although not a very old man, I have yet lived a great deal in my life, and I have known sorrow too bitter and joy too keen to allow me to become either cast down or elated for more than a very brief period over any success or defeat.
Such an experiment without actual conditions of war to support it is a foolish waste of time. . . . I once saw a man kill a lion with a 30-30 caliber rifle under certain conditions, but that doesn't mean that a 30-30 rifle is a lion gun.
We have room for but one loyalty, loyalty to the United States.
A grove of giant redwood or sequoias should be kept just as we keep a great and beautiful cathedral.