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There are no constraints on the human mind, no walls around the human spirit, no barriers to our progress except those we ourselves erect.



We should declare war on North Vietnam. We could pave the whole country and put parking strips on it, and still be home by Christmas.



It’s silly talking about how many years we will have to spend in the jungles of Vietnam when we could pave the whole country and put parking stripes on it and still be home by Christmas.



It’s true hard work never killed anybody, but I figure, why take the chance?



My philosophy of life is that if we make up our mind what we are going to make of our lives, then work hard toward that goal, we never lose - somehow we win out.



The taxpayer - that’s someone who works for the federal government but doesn’t have to take the civil service examination.



Above all, we must realize that no arsenal, or no weapon in the arsenals of the world, is so formidable as the will and moral courage of free men and women. It is a weapon our adversaries in today’s world do not have.



We should declare war on North Vietnam. We could pave the whole country and put parking strips on it, and still be home by Christmas.



History teaches that war begins when governments believe the price of aggression is cheap.



Trust, but verify.



No matter what time it is, wake me, even if it’s in the middle of a Cabinet meeting.



Let us be sure that those who come after will say of us in our time, that in our time we did everything that could be done. We finished the race we kept them free we kept the faith.



We must reject the idea that every time a law’s broken, society is guilty rather than the lawbreaker. It is time to restore the American precept that each individual is accountable for his actions.



We should measure welfare’s success by how many people leave welfare, not by how many are added.



We must reject the idea that every time a law’s broken, society is guilty rather than the lawbreaker. It is time to restore the American precept that each individual is accountable for his actions.



Freedom prospers when religion is vibrant and the rule of law under God is acknowledged.



All the waste in a year from a nuclear power plant can be stored under a desk.



Concentrated power has always been the enemy of liberty.



Politics is just like show business. You have a hell of an opening, coast for a while, and then have a hell of a close.



Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.



Politics I supposed to be the second-oldest profession. I have come to realize that it bears a very close resemblance to the first.



It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.



Inflation is as violent as a mugger, as frightening as an armed robber and as deadly as a hit man.



I call upon the scientific community in our country, those who gave us nuclear weapons, to turn their great talents now to the cause of mankind and world peace: to give us the means of rendering these nuclear weapons impotent and obsolete.



Peace is not absence of conflict, it is the ability to handle conflict by peaceful means.



A people free to choose will always choose peace.



If we ever forget that we are One Nation Under God, then we will be a nation gone under.



Life is one grand, sweet song, so start the music.



Above all, we must realize that no arsenal, or no weapon in the arsenals of the world, is so formidable as the will and moral courage of free men and women. It is a weapon our adversaries in today’s world do not have.



There are no easy answers’ but there are simple answers. We must have the courage to do what we know is morally right.