There is no legitimacy on earth but in a government which is the choice of the nation.
The great mystery is not that we should have been thrown down here at random between the profusion of matter and that of the stars; it is that from our very prison we should draw, from our own selves, images powerful enough to deny our own nothingness.
Every politician should have been born an orphan and remain a bachelor.
Lady Bird Johnson
I let the American people down.
Richard Milhous Nixon
He that has acquired learning and nor practised what he has learnt, is like a man who ploughs but sows no seed.
I declare before you all that my whole life, whether it be long or short, shall be devoted to your service and the service of our great imperial family to which we all belong.
To no one will we sell, to no one will we refuse or delay right or justice.
The experience of democracy is like the experience of life itself-always changing, infinite in its variety, sometimes turbulent and all the more valuable for having been tested by adversity.
James Earl Jimmy Carter Jr.
The heart that is to be filled to the brim with holy joy must be held still.
George Seaton Bowes
I know in my heart that man is good. That what is right will always eventually triumph. And there’s purpose and worth to each and every life.
Today, there is a drug and alcohol abuse epidemic in this country. And no one is safe from it-not you, not me and certainly not our children, because this epidemic has their names written on it.
Nancy Davis Reagan
Everything in your world is created by what you think.