The time is near at hand which must determine whether Americans are to be free men or slaves.
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The marvel of all history is the patience with which men and women submit to burdens unnecessarily laid upon them by their governments.
We should not look back unless it is to derive useful lessons from past errors, and for the purpose of profiting by dearly bought experience.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation for it is better to be alone than in bad company.
My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her.
I have no other view than to promote the public good, and am unambitious of honors not founded in the approbation of my Country.
Observe good faith and justice toward all nations. Cultivate peace and harmony with all.
Let us raise a standard to which the wise and honest can repair the rest is in the hands of God.
True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity, before it is entitled to the appellation.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
The United Nations will be at the heart of our international activities. France will assume its full responsibilities at the Security Council by putting its status at the service of peace, respect for human rights and development.
Fear, anxiety and neurosis: that's just in the suitcase when you're an actor.
The great advantage of a hotel is that it is a refuge from home life.
Great and good are seldom the same man.
From those to whom much is given, much is expected. I have been given much - the love of my family, the faith and trust of the people of New York, and the chance to lead this state. I am deeply sorry that I did not live up to what was expected of me.
You know, nothing is more important than education, because nowhere are our stakes higher our future depends on the quality of education of our children today.
Justice must always question itself, just as society can exist only by means of the work it does on itself and on its institutions.
God judged it better to bring good out of evil than to suffer no evil to exist.
We have the duty to protect the life of an unborn child.
Working moms commonly testify that they feel guilty when they are away from their children and guilty when they are not at their jobs. Devoted fathers certainly miss their children deeply, but it does not seem to be with the same gnawing, primal anxiety that often afflicts women.