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A conservative is a man with two perfectly good legs, who has never learned to walk.
Conservatives
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A great man left a watchword that we can well repeat: There is no indispensable man.
Uncategorised
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A radical is a man with both feet firmly planted in the air.
Politicians and Politics
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A reactionary is a somnambulist walking backwards.
Reactionaries
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Be sincere, be brief; be seated.
Speakers and Speaking
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Do Something. If it works, do more of it. If it doesn't, do something else.
Action
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Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.
Happiness
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I have no expectation of making a hit every time I come to bat.
Expectation
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I see one-third of a nation ill-housed, ill-clad, ill-nourished.
Recession
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If I went to work in a factory the first thing I'd do is join a union.
Work
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If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.
Failure
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It is the duty of the President to propose and it is the privilege of the Congress to dispose.
Government
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Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
Freedom
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More than an end to war, we want an end to the beginnings of all wars.
War
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never before have we had so little time in which to do so much.
Time and Time Management
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Never underestimate a man who overestimates himself.
Vanity
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No political party has exclusive patent rights on prosperity.
Politicians and Politics
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Our true destiny is not to be ministered unto but to minister to ourselves and to our fellow men.
Leaders and Leadership
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Peace, like charity, begins at home.
Peace
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Taxes, are the dues that we pay for the privileges of membership in an organized society.
Taxes and Taxation
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The ablest man I ever met is the man you think you are.
self-esteem
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The forgotten man at the bottom of the economic pyramid.
Poverty and The Poor
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The frontier of America is on the Rhine.
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The nation that destroys its soil destroys itself.
Ecology
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The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Fear
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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun