To hear some men talk of the government, you would suppose that Congress was the law of gravitation, and kept the planets in their places.
To rule is easy, to govern difficult.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
A corporation’s primary goal is to make money. Government’s primary role is to take a big chunk of that money and give it to others.
We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.
What I worry about would be that you essentially have two chambers, the House and the Senate, but you have simply, majoritarian, absolute power on either side. And that’s just not what the founders intended.
Reading builds the educated and informed electorate so vital to our democracy.
Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing, the rest is mere sheep-herding.
So women are at the beginning of building a language, and not all women are conscious of it.
When a subject becomes totally obsolete we make it a required course.
I wanted to take up music, so my father bought me a blunt instrument. He told me to knock myself out.
To be as good as our fathers we must be better, imitation is not discipleship.
Undeservedly you will atone for the sins of your fathers.
Watching your husband become a father is really sexy and wonderful.
You don’t have to deserve your mother’s love. You have to deserve your father’s.