"Conservatives shouldn't count on the Supreme Court to do our work for us on Obamacare. The Court may rule as it should, and strike down the mandate. But it may not. And even if it does, the future of health care in America - and for that matter, the future of limited government - depends ultimately on the verdict of the American people."
"To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear."Bill Kristol on Buddha
"The wish for healing has always been half of health."Bill Kristol on Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier."Bill Kristol on Tom Stoppard
"Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul."Bill Kristol on John Muir
"'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes."Bill Kristol on Henry David Thoreau
"There will be trying times during Obama's presidency, and liberty will need staunch defenders. Can Obama reshape liberalism to be, as it was under F.D.R., a fighting faith, unapologetically patriotic and strong in the defense of liberty? That would be a service to our country."
"In any case, decisions on troop levels in the American system of government are not made by any general or set of generals but by the civilian leadership of the war effort."
"Shouldn't Democrats insist that Sen. Durbin step down as their whip, the number two man in their leadership?"
"If terror groups are to be defeated, it is national governments that will have to do so. In nations like India, governments will have to call on the patriotism of citizens to fight the terrorists. In a nation like Pakistan, the government will have to be persuaded to deal with those in their midst who are complicit."
"Patriotism is an indispensable weapon in the defense of civilization against barbarism."