Reagan Quotes

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  1. freeandfun1
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    Probably been posted before, but I just received it in an email.

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    Here's my strategy on the Cold War: We win, they lose."

    - Ronald Reagan

    "The most terrifying words in the English language are: I'm from the government and I'm here to help."

    - Ronald Reagan

    "The trouble with our liberal friends is not that they're ignorant: It's just that they know so much that isn't so."

    - Ronald Reagan

    "Of the four wars in my lifetime none came about because the U.S. was too strong."

    - Ronald Reagan

    "I have wondered at times about what the Ten Commandment's would have looked like if Moses had run them through the U.S. Congress."

    - Ronald Reagan

    "The taxpayer: That's someone who works for the federal government but doesn't have to take the civil service examination."

    - Ronald Reagan

    "Government is like a baby: An alimentary canal with a big appetite at one end and no sense of responsibility at the other."

    - Ronald Reagan

    "If we ever forget that we're one nation under God, then we will be a nation gone under."

    - Ronald Reagan

    "The nearest thing to eternal life we will ever see on this earth is a government program."

    - Ronald Reagan

    "I've laid down the law, though, to everyone from now on about anything that happens: no matter what time it is, wake me, even if it's in the middle of a Cabinet meeting."

    - Ronald Reagan

    "It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first."

    - Ronald Reagan

    "Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it."

    - Ronald Reagan

    "Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book."
    - Ronald Reagan

    "No arsenal, or no weapon in the arsenals of the world, is so formidable as the will and moral courage of free men and women.

    - Ronald Reagan
     
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    Not to worry, Free. I don't think these quotes can be seen often enough. We ought to make this post a "sticky".
     
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    Alot of truth shines thru his humor....great.
     

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