Notable Quotes

“Socialism is the philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance and the gospel of envy.
Its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery.”

— Winston Churchill



“Ideas matter. Legislative proposals matter.
Slick campaigns and  dazzling speeches can work for a while, but the magic always wears off.”

— Charles Krauthammer
3-13/1950 – 7/21/2018



“Nothing is more wonderful than the art of being free, but nothing is harder to learn how to use than freedom.” 

— Alexis de Tocqueville



“We live our lives as if life was forever. To live one’s life without a sense of time is to squander it.”

— Diana Trilling



“It is usually futile to try to talk facts and analysis to people who are enjoying a sense of moral superiority in their ignorance.”

— Thomas Sowell



“I find television very educational. Every time someone switches it on I go into another room and read a good book.”

— Groucho Marx



“I got lucky because I never gave up the search. Are you quitting too soon?
Or are you willing to pursue luck with a vengeance?”

— Jill Konrath



“What you lack in talent can be made up with desire, hustle, and giving 110% all the time.” 

— Don Zimmer



 “It’s not about having the right opportunities. It’s about handling the opportunities right.”

— Mark Hunter



“The property of the people belongs to the people.
To take it from them by taxation cannot be justified except by urgent public necessity.
Unless this principle be recognized, our country is no longer secure, our people no longer free.” 

— Calvin Coolidge



“A man travels the world over in search of what he needs and returns home to find it.” 

— George Moore