The best Quotations


Heads of state are notoriously ill prepared for their mature careers; think of adolf hitler (landscape painter), ho chi minh (seaman), and our own ronald reagan.
- Barbara Ehrenreich

Abortion is advocated only by persons who have themselves been born.
- Ronald Reagan

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.
- Ronald Reagan

Approximately 80 % of our air pollution stems from hydrocarbons released by vegetation, so let's not go overboard in setting and enforcing tough emission standards from man-made sources.
- Ronald Reagan

But there are advantages to being elected president. the day after i was elected, i had my high school grades classified top secret.
- Ronald Reagan

Double, no triple, our troubles and we'd still be better off than any other people on earth. it is time that we recognized that ours was, in truth, a noble cause.
- Ronald Reagan

Freedom prospers when religion is vibrant and the rule of law under god is acknowledged.
- Ronald Reagan

Government does not solve problems; it subsidizes them.
- Ronald Reagan

Government is like a baby. an alimentary canal with a big appetite at one end and no sense of responsibility at the other.
- Ronald Reagan

Governments tend not to solve problems, only to rearrange them.
- Ronald Reagan

I could see where you could have the exchange of tactical weapons against troupes in the field without it bringing either one of the major powers to pushing the button.
- Ronald Reagan

I recently learned something quite interesting about video games. many young people have developed incredible hand, eye, and brain coordination in playing these games. the air force believes these kids will be our outstanding pilots should they fly our jets.
- Ronald Reagan

I will stand on, and continue to use, the figures i have used, because i believe they are correct. now, i'm not going to deny that you don't now and then slip up on something; no one bats a thousand.
- Ronald Reagan

I've often said there's nothing better for the inside of a man than the outside of a horse.
- Ronald Reagan

If the federal government had been around when the creator was putting his hand to this state, indiana wouldn't be here. it'd still be waiting for an environmental impact statement.
- Ronald Reagan

If we love our country, we should also love our countrymen.
- Ronald Reagan

If you've seen one redwood, you've seen them all.
- Ronald Reagan

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

Information is the oxygen of the modern age. it seeps through the walls topped by barbed wire, it wafts across the electrified borders.
- Ronald Reagan

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

It's difficult to believe that people are still starving in this country because food isn't available.
- Ronald Reagan

It's true hard work never killed anybody, but i figure, why take the chance?
- Ronald Reagan

Let us ask ourselves; ''what kind of people do we think we are?''
- Ronald Reagan

Let us not forget who we are. drug abuse is a repudiation of everything america is.
- Ronald Reagan

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
- Ronald Reagan


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Quotation Don't place too much confidence in the man who boasts of being as honest as the day is long. Wait until you meet him at night. - writer
Quotation Absolutely speaking, Do unto others as you would that they should do unto you is by no means a golden rule, but the best of current silver. An honest man would have but little occasion for it. It is golden not to have any rule at all in such a case. - writer
Quotation There are two things to aim at in life: first, to get what you want, and after that, to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind achieve the second. - writer
Quotation These capitalists generally act harmoniously and in concert, to fleece the people. - writer
Quotation Good and bad men are less than they seem. - writer
Quotation Those who give hoping to be rewarded with honor are not giving, they are bargaining. - writer