Among these treasures of our land is water--fast becoming our most valuable, most prized, most critical resource. A blessing where properly used--but it can bring devastation and ruin when left uncontrolled.
History does not long entrust the care of freedom to the weak or the timid.
The world moves, and ideas that were once good are not always good.
Freedom has its life in the hearts, the actions, the spirit of men and so it must be daily earned and refreshed - else like a flower cut from its life-giving roots, it will wither and die.
Neither a wise man nor a brave man lies down on the tracks of history to wait for the train of the future to run over him
"Worry" is a word that I don't allow myself to use.
It is far more important to be able to hit the target than it is to haggle over who makes a weapon or who pulls a trigger
In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.
The problem in defense is how far you can go without destroying from within what you are trying to defend from without.
Disorganization can scarcely fail to result in efficiency.
Extremes to the right and to the left of any political dispute are always wrong.
If a political party does not have its foundation in the determination to advance a cause that is right and that is moral, then it is not a political party; it is merely a conspiracy to seize power.
Politics is a profession; a serious, complicated and, in its true sense, a noble one.
Neither a wise man nor a brave man lies down on the tracks of history to wait for the train of the future to run over him.
A sense of humor is part of the art of leadership, of getting along with people, of getting things done.