"Usually I write about what I care about, which is a weakness but I think also a strength."
"We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot."Mickey Kaus on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."Mickey Kaus on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved."Mickey Kaus on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."Mickey Kaus on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."Mickey Kaus on Ernest Hemingway
"I may have been the only candidate in America who failed to ride the wave of anti-establishment anger to victory."