"We should measure welfare's success by how many people leave welfare, not by how many are added."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Ronald Reagan on Bill Cosby
"Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success."Ronald Reagan on Swami Vivekananda
"Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it."Ronald Reagan on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Ronald Reagan on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."Ronald Reagan on Winston Churchill
"Thomas Jefferson once said, 'We should never judge a president by his age, only by his works.' And ever since he told me that, I stopped worrying."
"Information is the oxygen of the modern age. It seeps through the walls topped by barbed wire, it wafts across the electrified borders."
"The best minds are not in government. If any were, business would steal them away."
"Surround yourself with the best people you can find, delegate authority, and don't interfere as long as the policy you've decided upon is being carried out."
"What we have found in this country, and maybe we're more aware of it now, is one problem that we've had, even in the best of times, and that is the people who are sleeping on the grates, the homeless, you might say, by choice."