Left-wing zealots have often been prepared to ride roughshod over due process and basic considerations of fairness when they think they can get away with it. For them the ends always seems to justify the means. That is precisely how their predecessors came to create the gulag.
Platitudes? Yes, there are platitudes. Platitudes are there because they are true.
It used to be about trying to do something. Now it's about trying to be someone.
It may be the cock that crows, but it is the hen that lays the eggs.
Do you know, one of the greatest problems of our age is that we are governed by people who care more about feelings than they do about thoughts and ideas? Now, thoughts and ideas, that interests me.
It's passionately interesting for me that the things that I learned in a small town, in a very modest home, are just the things that I believe have won the election.