"To avoid entangling alliances has been a maxim of our policy ever since the days of Washington, and its wisdom no one will attempt to dispute."
"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."James Buchanan on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Experience is not what happens to you it's what you do with what happens to you."James Buchanan on Aldous Huxley
"For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone."James Buchanan on Audrey Hepburn
"By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest Second, by imitation, which is easiest and third by experience, which is the bitterest."James Buchanan on Confucius
"If you're trying to achieve, there will be roadblocks. I've had them everybody has had them. But obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it."James Buchanan on Michael Jordan
"The test of leadership is not to put greatness into humanity, but to elicit it, for the greatness is already there."