"The President has not created any Ford constituency, unique from that of any Republican President. The one exception to this is that he does show unique strength with young voters for a Republican."
"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."Robert Teeter on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."Robert Teeter 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."Robert Teeter on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."Robert Teeter on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."Robert Teeter on Ernest Hemingway
"I think we need one recognized, respected public figure to make a tough, blunt statement on just what Reagan's record is and what he might do to the country, let alone the Republican Party before Christmas."
"Without a Mayaguez, or something comparable that we don't see in the immediate future, there is probably no one thing the President can do to himself to turn this situation around."
"This is easy to say with the benefit of hindsight, but I think it once again points out how very important style of leadership, that is the way he does what he does, is to his perception."
"Research has shown that the perceived style of leadership is by far the most important thing to most voters in evaluating officeholders and candidates."
"Many citizens see all the leadership of these large institutions together in a conspiracy against them rather than in any adversary relationship with each other."