“America is too great for small dreams.”

“Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction.”

“The most terrifying words in the English language are: I’m from the government and I’m here to help.”

“There are no constraints on the human mind, no walls around the human spirit, no barriers to our progress except those we ourselves erect.”

“The future doesn’t belong to the faint-hearted; it belongs to the brave.”

“America is a shining city upon a hill.”

“Democracy is worth dying for because it’s the most deeply honorable form of government ever devised by man.”

“We will always remember. We will always be proud. We will always be prepared, so we may always be free.”

“The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.”

“We must reject the idea that every time a law’s broken, society is guilty rather than the lawbreaker. It is time to restore the American precept that each individual is accountable for his actions.”

“We can’t help everyone, but everyone can help someone.”

“We are never defeated unless we give up on God.”

“The best minds are not in government. If any were, business would steal them away.”

“Entrepreneurs and their small enterprises are responsible for almost all the economic growth in the United States.”

“The taxpayer: That’s someone who works for the federal government but doesn’t have to take the civil service examination.”

“Man is not free unless government is limited.”

“Peace is not the absence of conflict, it is the ability to handle conflict by peaceful means.”

“There are no easy answers, but there are simple answers. We must have the courage to do what we know is morally right.”

“I’ve noticed that everyone who is for abortion has already been born.”

“The nine most terrifying words in the English language are: ‘I’m from the government, and I’m here to help.'”

“I never thought it was my style or the words I used that made a difference: It was the content. I wasn’t a great communicator, but I communicated great things.”

“It’s not what you earn, it’s what you keep.”