Politics should be the part-time profession of every citizen.
Dwight Eisenhower (1890 - 1969)
Contributed by: Zaady
Though force can protect in emergency, only justice, fairness, consideration and cooperation can finally lead men to the dawn of eternal peace.
I despise all adjectives that try to describe people as liberal of conservative, rightist or leftist, as long as they stay in the useful part of the road.
Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.
The clearest way to show what the rule of law means to us in everyday life is to recall what has happened when there is no rule of law.
Source: an address on the first observance of Law Day, 5/5/58
You do not lead by hitting people over the head - that's assault, not leadership.
The most terrible job in warfare is to be a second lieutenant leading a platoon when you are on the battlefield.
Things are more like they are now than they ever were before.
I like to believe that people in the long run are going to do more to promote peace than our governments. Indeed, I think that people want peace so much that one of these days governments had better get out of the way and let them have it.
Whatever America hopes to bring to pass in the world must first come to pass in the heart of America.
Source: Inaugural address, January 20, 1953
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