There were so many candidates on the platform that there were not enough promises to go around.
We should declare war on North Vietnam. We could pave the whole country and put parking strips on it, and still be home by Christmas.
Ive often wondered how some people in positions of this kind ... manage without having had any acting experience.
I do not feel betrayed. ... He has a fine record. He is a national hero.
Let us be sure that those who come after will say of us in our time, that in our time we did everything that could be done. We finished the race; we kept them free; we kept the faith.
The most terrifying words in the English language are: I'm from the government and I'm here to help.
I've never been able to understand why a Republican contributor is a 'fat cat' and a Democratic contributor of the same amount of money is a 'public-spirited philanthropist'.
Money can't buy happiness, but it will certainly get you a better class of memories.
For the sake of peace and justice, let us move toward a world in which all people are at last free to determine their own destiny.
You can tell alot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jellybeans.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
Some say it will bring war to the heavens but its purpose is to deter war in the heavens and on earth.
If we ever forget that we're one nation under God, then we will be one nation gone under.
It's silly talking about how many years we will have to spend in the jungles of Vietnam when we could pave the whole country and put parking stripes on it and still be home by Christmas.
The White House is the leakiest place Ive ever been in.
Welfare's purpose should be to eliminate, as far as possible, the need for its own existence.
Tonight we are launching an effort which holds the promise of changing the course of human history.
Mad or glad, Mr. Reagan is head over heels in love with Mrs. Reagan and can't even imagine a world without her - He loves her.
Going to college offered me the chance to play football for four more years.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
While I take inspiration from the past, like most Americans, I live for the future.