Begin to be now what you will be hereafter.
To be a good loser is to learn how to win.
Be gentle to all and stern with yourself.
You never know what motivates you.
If you think you can do it, you can.
Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.
If you've got a talent, protect it.
Without hard work, nothing grows but weeds.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
Well done is better than well said.
Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future.
Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress but I repeat myself.
One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors.
If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years there'd be a shortage of sand.
It is enough that the people know there was an election. The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything.
It is better to be violent, if there is violence in our hearts, than to put on the cloak of nonviolence to cover impotence.
The modern conservative is engaged in one of man's oldest exercises in moral philosophy that is, the search for a superior moral justification for selfishness.
I am extraordinarily patient, provided I get my own way in the end.
If you have ten thousand regulations you destroy all respect for the law.
Healthy citizens are the greatest asset any country can have.