[The Soviets] preach the supremacy of the state, declare its omnipotence over individual man, and predict its eventual domination of all peoples on the earth; they are the focus of evil in the modern world.
These gentlemen are the moral equivalents of America's founding fathers.
There are no such things as limits to growth, because there are no limits to the human capacity for intelligence, imagination, and wonder
If you serve a child a rotten hamburger in America, federal, state, and local agencies will investigate you, summon you, close you down, whatever. But if you provide a child with a rotten education, nothing happens, except that you're liable to be given more money to do it with. Well, we've discover
There are simple answers to the nation's problems, but not easy ones.
You know, by the time you reach my age, you've made plenty of mistakes if you've lived your life properly. So you learn. You put things in perspective. You pull your energies together. You change. You go forward. My fellow Americans, I have a great deal that I want to accomplish with you and for you
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.
We didn't discover our values in a poll taken a week before the convention.
Throughout our history, We Americans have been willing to meet great challenges and do what is right when our destiny demanded it.
If no one among us is capable of governing himself, then who among us has the capcity to govern someone else.
If there's one observation that rings true in today's changing world, it is that freedom and peace go hand in hand.
The time has come to match outgo to income, instead of always doing it the other way around.
We are a nation that has a government - not the other way around. And this makes us special among the nations of the earth. Our government has no power except that granted to it by the people It is time to check and reverse the growth of government which shows signs of having grown beyond the consen
For the first time ever, everything is in place for the Battle of Armageddon and the Second Coming of Christ.
Too often, people forget the basic fact of life: all those good things we enjoy come from the ache in [our] backs and the willingness to shoulder great personals risks.
Cold, hungry, scared as hell inside, but too damn brave to admit it.
Together, we'll build a far better future for America -- a future of growth, opportunity, and security, anchored by the values of a people who are confident, compassionate, and whose heart is good.
America was founded by people who believe that God was their rock of safety. I recognize we must be cautious in claiming that God is on our side, but I think it's all right to keep asking if we're on His side.
Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face. Ronald Reaga
Hayek is amongst the top 2-3 of the all the people who ever influenced me.
America has always been greatest when we dared to be great. We can reach for greatness again. We can follow our dreams to distant stars, living and working in space for peaceful, economic, and scientific gain. Tonight, I am directing NASA to develop a permanently manned space station, and to do it w
I usually never walk by a microphone.
I doubt evolution is real.
I've long believed one of the mainsprings of our own liberty has been the widespread ownership of property among our people and the expectation that anyone's child, even from the humblest of families, could grow up to own a business or corporation.
We're more than friends and neighbors and allies; we are kin, who together have built the most productive relationship between any two countries in the world today.
When you can't make them see the light, make them feel the heat.
The American people aren't overtaxed. The government in Washington is overfed. The main difference between ourselves and the other side is: we see an America where every day is the Fourth of July. They see an America where every day is April 15.
A drastic reduction in the deficit...will take place in the fiscal year '82.
I do not want to go back to the past; I want to go back to the past way of facing the future.
The joke in our family is that we can cry reading the phone book.