♦ You want a friend in Washington? Get a dog.
♦ If you can’t convince them, confuse them.
♦ When even one American — who has done nothing wrong — is forced by fear to shut his mind and close his mouth — then all Americans are in peril.
♦ A pessimist is one who makes difficulties of his opportunities and an optimist is one who makes opportunities of his difficulties.
♦ I never gave anybody hell. I just told the truth and they thought it was hell.
♦ The reward of suffering is experience.
♦ The buck stops here!
♦ There is nothing new in the world except the history you do not know.
♦ Always be sincere, even if you don’t mean it.
♦ The best way to give advice to your children is to find out what they want and then advise them to do it.
♦ The President is always abused. If he isn’t, he isn’t doing anything.
♦ Being too good is apt to be uninteresting.
♦ A politician is a man who understands government. A statesman is a politician who’s been dead for 15 years.