When you can't make them see the light, make them feel the heat.
We can't help everyone, but everyone can help someone.
Peace is not absence of conflict, it is the ability to handle conflict by peaceful means.
Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn't pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same.
If we ever forget that we are One Nation Under God, then we will be a nation gone under.
There are no constraints on the human mind, no walls around the human spirit, no barriers to our progress except those we ourselves erect.
Government's first duty is to protect the people, not run their lives.
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.
The most terrifying words in the English language are: I'm from the government and I'm here to help.
Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face.
Heroes may not be braver than anyone else. They're just braver five minutes longer.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
Today we did what we had to do. They counted on America to be passive. They counted wrong.
We should measure welfare's success by how many people leave welfare, not by how many are added.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
Trust, but verify.
What we have found in this country, and maybe we're more aware of it now, is one problem that we've had, even in the best of times, and that is the people who are sleeping on the grates, the homeless, you might say, by choice.
Some people wonder all their lives if they've made a difference. The Marines don't have that problem.
Life is one grand, sweet song, so start the music.
Before I refuse to take your questions, I have an opening statement.