Land of Wisdom - Quotations and sayings
Main menu
 Quote of the Day
 Site map
Recommend to visit
Quotations by author » Ronald Reagan
American 40th US President (1981- 89), 1911-2004
Quotes: 341 - 346 of 346 Pages: First ... Previous 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 
You know, by the time you reach my age, you've made plenty of mistakes if you've lived your life properly.
You know, if I listened to him [Michael Dukakis] long enough, I would be convinced we're in an economic downturn and people are homeless and going without food and medical attention and that we've got to do something about the unemployed.
[He had retired from the Senate, one of the best-liked and respected men in the country, and was practicing law and preparing to run for the Republican nomination for president in 1988. A call came asking him to come to the White House. He was walking toward the Oval Office when he saw the president, Ronald Reagan , standing alone in the darkened hallway.] Howard, ... I need you ...
[The most effective president, he told Forbes magazine 11 months ago, was Harry Truman, because] everybody who worked for him worshiped him because he was absolutely trustworthy. ... His great strength was not charisma, as is commonly thought, but his awareness and acceptance of exactly what he could do and what he could not do.
[The truth, of course, is that Kerry, relying on the notion that voters hold a negative view of the Bush-Cheney status quo, fills the traditional role of the] gloom and doom ... better off today than they were four years ago.
[Unlike Bush, Reagan did his White House radio broadcasts live, a habit that got him into trouble in 1984, when he made a now-infamous joke during a sound check into an open microphone.] My fellow Americans, I'm pleased to tell you today that I've signed legislation that will outlaw Russia forever, ... We begin bombing in five minutes.
Quotes: 341 - 346 of 346 Pages: First ... Previous 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 
All quotations are property and copyright of their authors
© 2006-2019, Land of Wisdom