One doesn’t recognize the really important moments in one’s life until it’s too late.
The Master said, The gentleman understands what is right, whereas the petty man understands profit.
Thanksgiving is not just a festival to celebrate, but it is the day to be thankful to G-d for whatever he gave us.
In short, if we adhere to the standard of perfection in all our endeavors, we are left with nothing but mathematics and the White Album.
nd by virtue hereof to enact, constitute, and frame, such just and equal laws, ordinances, acts, constitutions, and offices, from time to time, as shall be thought most meet and convenient for the general good of the colony; unto which we promise all due submission and obedience.
A stand can be made against invasion by an army; no stand can be made against invasion by an idea.
The marriage ban works a deep and scarring hardship on a very real segment of the community for no rational reason.
I am not a crook.
The remedy for speech that is false is speech that is true. This is the ordinary course in a free society. The response to the unreasoned is the rational; to the uninformed, the enlightened; to the straight-out lie, the simple truth.
In politics when you are in doubt what to do, do nothing … when you are in doubt what to say, say what you really think.
German reunification: I view this in much the same way I view a possible Dean Martin .
Jerry Lewis reconciliation: I never really enjoyed their work, and I’m not sure I need to see any of their new stuff.
Foreign influence is truly the Grecian horse to a republic. We cannot be too careful to exclude its influence.
They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old: Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun and in the morning, We will remember them.
So this is how liberty dies… with thunderous applause.
I’d like macaroni and cheese from a box, please.