The past is a source of knowledge, and the future is a source of hope. Love of the past implies faith in the future.
Future Hope Love
We are part of a country that outshines those that have gone before us and most of those in existence today.
Today Part Existence
Jefferson owned slaves. He did not believe that all were created equal. He was a racist.
Jefferson Did Slaves
Who today is willing to say that Texas and California and the remainder of the Southwest would be better off if they were governed by Mexico?
California Willing Would
I've always tried to be fair to my subjects. That's easy when they are as likable and admirable as Lewis and Clark, or Eisenhower.
Eisenhower Easy Admirable
It does you no good to see the number two or number three man in the corporation-you have to get through to number one.
Two Through See
World War II, the atomic bomb, the Cold War, made it hard for Americans to continue their optimism.
Johnson had been the most powerful man in the world, yet the North Vietnamese and the Vietcong had resisted, overcome his power, broken his will.
Broken Had Yet
Like their predecessors, the Presidents of today just throw up their hands.
Throw Up Predecessors
My favorite book is the last one printed, which is always better than those that were published earlier.
Printed Were Which
Washington, not Jefferson, freed his slaves upon his death.
Winning the Revolutionary War, or the Civil War, or World War II were the turning points in our history, the sine qua non of our forward progress.
Winning Our World War Ii