The thought of being President frightens me and I do not think I want the job.Ronald Reagan in 1973
America - a great social and economic experiment, noble in motive and far-reaching in purpose.Herbert Hoover
No one can speak well, unless he thoroughly understands his subject.Cicero
What difference does it make how much you have What you do not have amounts to much more.Seneca
I was the kid next door's imaginary friend.Emo Phillips
The people of the States now confederated.....believed that to remain longer in the Union would subject them to continuance of a disparaging discrimination, submission to which would be inconsistent with their welfare, and intolerable to a proud people. They therefore determined to sever its bounds and established a new Confederacy for themselves.Jefferson Davis
Mankind's true moral test, its fundamental test (which lies deeply buried from view), consists of its attitude towards those who are at its mercy animals. And in this respect mankind has suffered a fundamental debacle, a debacle so fundamental that all others stem from it.
The one man who should never attempt an explanation of a poem is its author. If the poem can be improved by it's author's explanations it never should have been published, and if the poem cannot be improved by its author's explanations the explanations are scarcely worth reading.