The big divide in this country is not between Democrats and Republicans, or women and men, but between talkers and doers.
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People who have time on their hands will inevitably waste the time of people who have work to do.
The next time some academics tell you how important diversity is, ask how many Republicans there are in their sociology department.
One of the most pervasive political visions of our time is the vision of liberals as compassionate and conservatives as less caring.
Mystical references to society and its programs to help may warm the hearts of the gullible but what it really means is putting more power in the hands of bureaucrats.
In liberal logic, if life is unfair then the answer is to turn more tax money over to politicians, to spend in ways that will increase their chances of getting reelected.
What is ominous is the ease with which some people go from saying that they don't like something to saying that the government should forbid it. When you go down that road, don't expect freedom to survive very long.
As for gun control advocates, I have no hope whatever that any facts whatever will make the slightest dent in their thinking - or lack of thinking.
The most fundamental fact about the ideas of the political left is that they do not work. Therefore we should not be surprised to find the left concentrated in institutions where ideas do not have to work in order to survive.
It is amazing that people who think we cannot afford to pay for doctors, hospitals, and medication somehow think that we can afford to pay for doctors, hospitals, medication and a government bureaucracy to administer it.
It takes considerable knowledge just to realize the extent of your own ignorance.
The size of your success is measured by the strength of your desire the size of your dream and how you handle disappointment along the way.
Food is not rational. Food is culture, habit, craving and identity.
Politics and war are remarkably similar situations.
We must be willing to pay inspiring math and science teachers, who have high paying alternatives in industry, more to teach and reward students who take more challenging courses in high school.
The new information technology... Internet and e-mail... have practically eliminated the physical costs of communications.
What I think is fair to say is that, coming out of the Republican camp, there have been efforts to suggest that perhaps I'm not who I say I am when it comes to my faith - something which I find deeply offensive, and that has been going on for a pretty long time.
The truth is in nature, and I shall prove it.
Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.
I once had a sparrow alight upon my shoulder for a moment, while I was hoeing in a village garden, and I felt that I was more distinguished by that circumstance that I should have been by any epaulet I could have worn.
You know, I believe that marriage is between a man and a woman.