A politician needs the ability to foretell what is going to happen tomorrow, next week, next month, and next year. And to have the ability afterwards to explain why it didn’t happen.
Perhaps it is better to be irresponsible and right, than to be responsible and wrong.
If we open a quarrel between past and present, we shall find that we have lost the future.
Ending a sentence with a preposition is something up with which I will not put.
If you’re going through hell, keep going.
Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
You can always count on Americans to do the right thing – after they’ve tried everything else.
The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings; the inherent virtue of socialism is the equal sharing of miseries.
The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you can see.