Big things are expected of us, and nothing big ever came of being small.
It is the soldier who salutes the flag, serves beneath the flag, whose coffin is draped by the flag who gives that protester the freedom to abuse and burn that flag.
He was the future, once...
The President has kept all of the promises he intended to keep.
"We don't know that yet. We don't know that yet, Wolf. We still have a country whose city is mostly without electricity. We have tumultuous occasions in the south where there is no clear governance. We have a major city without clear governance." -- Howard Dean's reply to CNN's Wolf Blitzer, when asked if Iraq was better off without Saddam Hussein, April 23, 2003.
You tolerate me, you really tolerate me. [Accepting his Independent Spirit Award]
I love life because what more is there.
The time has come for all good men to rise above principle.
Live so that your friends can defend you but never have to.
H W Arnold
I have found it to be true that the older I've become the better my life has become.
I would not have known at the time, for I was too young to realize that I was supposed to have a live-in father, just as I was too young to know that I needed a race. From an improbably short span it seems that my father fell under the same spell as my mother and her parents; and for the first six years of my life, even as that spell was broken and the worlds that they thought they'd left behind reclaimed each of them, I occupied the place where their dreams had been.
Barack Hussein Obama
We'll hold out our hand; they have to unclench their fist.
If you want to be a winner, hang around with winners