True happiness is the full use of your powers along lines of excellence in a life affording scope.
A nation which has forgotten the quality of courage which in the past has been brought to public life is not as likely to insist upon or regard that quality in its chosen leaders today - and in fact we have forgotten.
A nation reveals itself not only by the men it produces but also by the men it honors, the men it remembers
My experience in government is that when things are non-controversial and beautifully coordinated, there is not much going on
Children are the world's most valuable resource and its best hope for the future
It is in the American tradition to stand up for one's rights - even if the new way to stand up for one's rights is to sit down
If we are strong, our strength will speak for itself. If we are weak, words will be of no help.
Public speaking is the art of diluting a two-minute idea with a two-hour vocabulary.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
There's an old saying that victory has hundred fathers and defeat is an orphan.
Physical fitness is not only one of the most important keys to a healthy body, it is the basis of dynamic and creative intellectual activity
Show me a man who plays a good game of golf and I'll show you a man who is neglecting something - John F Kennedy
The problems of the world cannot possibly be solved by skeptics or cynics whose horizons are limited by the obvious realities. We need men who can dream of things that never were.
An economy hampered by restrictive tax rates will never produce enough revenue to balance our budget, just as it will never produce enough jobs or enough profits
A man does what he must -- in spite of personal consequences, in spite of obstacles and dangers -- and this is the basis of all human morality.