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The United States Constitution has proved itself the most marvelously elastic compilation of rules of government ever written.
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When you see a rattlesnake poised to strike, you do not wait until he has struck to crush him.
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A conservative is a man with two perfectly good legs who, however, has never learned how to walk forward.
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Physical strength can never permanently withstand the impact of spiritual force.
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Take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly, and try another. But by all means, try something.
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It is the duty of the President to propose and it is the privilege of the Congress to dispose.
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Are you laboring under the impression that I read these memoranda of yours? I can't even lift them.
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More than an end to war, we want an end to the beginning of all wars - yes, an end to this brutal, inhuman and thoroughly impractical method of settling the differences between governments.
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Our national determination to keep free of foreign wars and foreign entanglements cannot prevent us from feeling deep concern when ideals and principles that we have cherished are challenged.
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The virtues are lost in self-interest as rivers are lost in the sea.
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It takes a long time to bring the past up to the present.
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Put two or three men in positions of conflicting authority. This will force them to work at loggerheads, allowing you to be the ultimate arbiter.
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It is an unfortunate human failing that a full pocketbook often groans more loudly than an empty stomach.
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No group and no government can properly prescribe precisely what should constitute the body of knowledge with which true education is concerned.
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Art is not a treasure in the past or an importation from another land, but part of the present life of all living and creating peoples.
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The only sure bulwark of continuing liberty is a government strong enough to protect the interests of the people, and a people strong enough and well enough informed to maintain its sovereign control over the goverment.
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Rules are not necessarily sacred, principles are.
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There are as many opinions as there are experts.
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If you treat people right they will treat you right... ninety percent of the time.
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It isn't sufficient just to want - you've got to ask yourself what you are going to do to get the things you want.
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