We need you, we need your youth, your strength, and your idealism, to help us make right what is wrong.
Two Soviets . . . were talking to each other. And one of them asked, "What's the difference between the Soviet Constitution and the United States Constitution?" And the other one said, "That's easy. The Soviet Constitution guarantees freedom of speech and freedom of gathering. The American Constitut
Deep religious beliefs stemming from the Old and New Testaments of the Bible inspired many of the early settlers of our country, providing them with the strength, character, convictions, and faith necessary to withstand great hardship and danger in this new and rugged land. These shared beliefs help
When our Founding Fathers passed the First Amendment, they sought to protect churches from government interference. They never intended to construct a wall of hostility between government and the concept of religious belief itself.
If you want more of something, subsidize it; if you want less of something, tax it.
Heroes may not be braver than anyone else. They're just braver five minutes longer. Ronald Reaga
Conservatives were brought up to hate deficits and justifiably so. We've long thought there are two things in Washington that are unbalanced - the budget and the liberals.
When the Lord calls me home, whenever that may be, I will leave with the greatest love for this county of ours and eternal optimism for its future.
The glory of this land has been its capacity for transcending the moral evils of our past. For example, the long struggle of minority citizens for equal rights, once a source of disunity and civil war, is now a point of pride for all Americans. We must never go back. There is no room for racism, ant
I have learned that one of the most important rules in politics is poise - which means looking like an owl after you have behaved like a jackass.
Economists are people who wonder if what works in reality can also work in theory.
Government must not supersede the will of the people or the responsibilities of the people. The function of government is not to confer happiness, but to give men the opportunity to work out happiness for themselves.
People who think a tax boost will cure inflation are the same ones who believe another drink will cure a hangover.
I hope the people on Wall Street will pay attention to the people on Main Street. If they do, they will see there is a rising tide of confidence in the future of America.
The ongoing migration of persons to the United States in violation of our laws is a serious national problem detrimental to the interests of the United States.
Of the many influences that have shaped the United States into a distinctive nation and people, none may be said to be more fundamental and enduring than the Bible.
We in America have learned bitter lessons from two world wars: It is better to be here [in Europe] ready to protect the peace, than to take blind shelter across the sea, rushing to respond only after freedom is lost. We've learned that isolationism never was and never will be an acceptable response
I know in my heart that man is good. That what is right will always eventually triumph. And there's purpose and worth to each and every life.
Everywhere we go, Nancy makes the world a little better.
The problem is not that people are taxed too little, the problem is that government spends too much.
. . . Government should do only those things the people cannot do for themselves.
In this new world economy, national boundaries are increasingly becoming obsolete.
We in the United States, above all, must remember that lesson, for we were founded as a nation of openness to people of all beliefs. And so we must remain. Our very unity has been strengthened by our pluralism. We establish no religion in this country, we command no worship, we mandate no belief, no
If it's to be a bloodbath, let it be now. Appeasement is not the answer.
I feel that the whole Western World will benefit by the resurrection of the neutron bomb project.
The little dictator who went to Moscow in his green fatigues to receive a bear hug did not forsake the doctrine of Lenin when he returned to the West and appeared in a two-piece suit. (On Daniel Ortega Saavedra)
The preservation of parks, wilderness, and wildlife has also aided liberty by keeping alive the 19th century sense of adventure and awe with which our forefathers greeted the American West. Many laws protecting environmental quality have promoted liberty by securing property against the destructive
Today we have done what we had to do. If necessary, we shall do it again.
Every dollar the federal government does not take from us, every decision it does not make for us, will make our economy stronger, our lives more abundant, our future more free.
We cannot diminish the value of one category of human life -- the unborn -- without diminishing the value of all human life . . . there is no cause more important.