Behind every successful man stands a surprised mother-in-law.
Never answer a question from a farmer.
Answer Farmer Never
To be realistic today is to be visionary. To be realistic is to be starry-eyed.
Today we know that World War II began not in 1939 or 1941 but in the 1920's and 1930's when those who should have known better persuaded themselves that they were not their brother's keeper.
Who World War Keeper
The difference between hearsay and prophecy is often one of sequence. Hearsay often turns out to have been prophecy.
National isolation breeds national neurosis.
I learned more about the economy from one South Dakota dust storm that I did in all my years of college.
Did Dust Economy
The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it.
I Received Life
Compassion is not weakness, and concern for the unfortunate is not socialism.
Weakness Socialism Compassion
The essence of statesmanship is not a rigid adherence to the past, but a prudent and probing concern for the future.
Concern Future Prudent
Never give in and never give up.
Never Give In Give
To err is human. To blame someone else is politics.