Notable Quotes

“There is nothing as easy as denouncing ...
It don’t take much to see that something is wrong but it does take some eyesight to see what will put it right again.”

— Will Rogers



“The bosom of America is open to receive not only the Opulent and respectable Stranger,
but the oppressed and persecuted of all Nations and Religions; whom we shall welcome to a participation of all our rights and privileges,
if by decency and propriety of conduct they appear to merit the enjoyment.”

— George Washington



“If by the liberty of the press were understood merely the liberty of discussing the propriety of public measures and political opinions,
let us have as much of it as you please: But if it means the liberty of affronting,
calumniating and defaming one another, I, for my part, own myself willing to part with my share of it.”

— Benjamin Franklin



“You just can’t beat the person who never gives up.”

— Babe Ruth



“The house of representatives… can make no law which will not have its full operation
on themselves and their friends, as well as the great mass of society.
This has always been deemed one of the strongest bonds by which human policy can connect the rulers and the people together.” 

— James Madison



“What is it that affectionate parents require of their Children;
for all their care, anxiety, and toil on their accounts?
Only that they would be wise and virtuous, Benevolent and kind.”

— Abigail Adams



I think careful cooking is love, don’t you?
The loveliest thing you can cook for someone who’s close to you is about as nice a valentine as you can give. 

— Julia Child