The deliberate and deadly attacks which were carried out yesterday against our country were more than acts of terror. They were acts of war.
God cannot alter the past, though historians can.
A man of eighty has outlived probably three new schools of painting, two of architecture and poetry and a hundred in dress.
I came, I saw, I conquered.
When you do the common things in life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.
Something as curious as the monarchy won't survive unless you take account of people's attitudes. After all, if people don't want it, they won't have it.
Terrorism takes us back to ages we thought were long gone if we allow it a free hand to corrupt democratic societies and destroy the basic rules of international life.
The construction of Europe is an art. It is the art of the possible.
History will be kind to me for I intend to write it.
A truly American sentiment recognizes the dignity of labor and the fact that honor lies in honest toil.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
I have noticed that nothing I never said ever did me any harm.
History is a vast early warning system.
Beware of endeavoring to become a great man in a hurry. One such attempt in ten thousand may succeed. These are fearful odds.
One who comes to the Court must come to adore, not to protest. That's the new gloss on the 1st Amendment.
Tell the FBI that the kidnappers should pick out a judge that Nixon wants back.
I wouldn't attach too much importance to these student riots. I remember when I was a student at the Sorbonne in Paris, I used to go out and riot occasionally.
The most terrible job in warfare is to be a second lieutenant leading a platoon when you are on the battlefield.
I cannot lead you into battle. I do not give you laws or administer justice but I can do something else - I can give my heart and my devotion to these old islands and to all the peoples of our brotherhood of nations.
The greater the difficulty, the more the glory in surmounting it.