The past is a source of knowledge, and the future is a source of hope. Love of the past implies faith in the future.
Dams have harmed our wildlife and made rivers less useful for recreation.
Washington and Jefferson were both rich Virginia planters, but they were never friends.
Were Never Friends
Immigrants do more than help us win our wars, or set up cleaning shops or ethnic restaurants.
In America, Jefferson noted with approval, women knew their place.
Jefferson Their Women
In 1945, there were more people killed, more buildings destroyed, more high explosives set off, more fires burning than before or since.
Buildings High Killed
Eisenhower is my choice as the American of the 20th Century. Of all the men I've studied and written about, he is the brightest and the best.
Studied Best American
Washington, not Jefferson, freed his slaves upon his death.
Slaves Jefferson Death
We are part of a country that outshines those that have gone before us and most of those in existence today.
World War II, the atomic bomb, the Cold War, made it hard for Americans to continue their optimism.
World Atomic World War
My first book was the book that changed my life.
Life My Life
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?
Say Better Off Today