We have every right to dream heroic dreams.

-Ronald Reagan
Ronald Reagan

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.

Ronald Reagan
Hope remains the highest reality, the age-old power.
Ronald Reagan

Those who say that we're in a time when there are no heroes, they just don't know where to look.

Ronald Reagan
It was leadership here at home that gave us strong American influence abroad, and the collapse of imperial Communism. Great nations have responsibilities to lead, and we should always be cautious of those who would lower our profile, because they might just wind up lowering our flag.
Ronald Reagan

Why should the government subsidize intellectual curiosity?

Ronald Reagan
I am not worried about the deficit. It is big enough to take care of itself. Ronald Reaga
Ronald Reagan

The criminal element now calculates that crime really does pay.

Ronald Reagan
Like the genocide of the Armenians before it, and the genocide of the Cambodians which followed it ... the lessons of the Holocaust must never be forgotten.
Ronald Reagan

Anybody from any corner of the world can come to America to live and become an American.

Ronald Reagan
An America that is militarily and economically strong is not enough. The world must see an America that is morally strong with a creed and a vision. This is what has led us to dare and achieve. For us, values count.