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For every nation and every individual, the principal worry is debt.
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#Debt

Liberty doesn't work as well in practice as it does in speeches.
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#American Actor #Liberty

This country has come to feel the same when Congress is in session as when the baby holds a hammer
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#Babies

This country has come to feel the same when Congress is in session as we do when the baby gets hold of the hammer. It's just a question of how much damage he can do with it before we can take it away from him.
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#Babies

No man is great if he thinks he is.
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#Man

Good judgment comes from experience, and a lot of that comes from bad judgment.
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#Experience

Ancient Rome declined because it had a Senate, now what's going to happen to us with both a House and a Senate?
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#American Actor

No party is as bad as its leaders.
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#Politicians And Politics

Gentlemen, you have just been listening to that Chinese sage, On Too long
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#Chinese

Nothing makes a man or body of men as mad as the truth. If there is no truth in it they laugh it off.
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#Body

I wonder if it isn't just cowardice instead of generosity that makes us give tips.
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#Giving

If they really want to honor the boys, why don't they let them sit in the stands and have the people march by?
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#Boys

Golf is good for the soul. You get so mad at yourself you forget to hate your enemies.
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#Enemies

One of the evils of democracy is, you have to put up with the man you elect whether you want him or not.
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#Democracy

We don't give our criminals much punishment, but we sure give 'em plenty of publicity.
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#Crime And Criminals

I tell you, all politics is apple sauce.
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#Apple

Nothing makes a man broad-minded like adversity.
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#Adversity

You must judge a man's greatness by how much he will be missed.
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#Greatness

More words ain't good for anything in the world only to bring on more argument
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#Argument

We are the first nation in the history of the world to go to the poorhouse in an automobile.
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#Automobile

This is the only country that ever went to the poorhouse in an automobile.
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#Automobile

America is a land of opportunity and don't ever forget it.
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#America

We changed with the times, so we can't blame the children for just joining the times without even having to change.
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#Blame

In Hollywood you can see things at night that are fast enough to be in the Olympics in the day time.
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#American Actor

Spinnin' a rope is fun, if your neck ain't in it
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#Fun

When I was a kid I was told anyone could become President. Now I'm beginning to believe it.
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#Beginning

Every Harvard class should have one Democrat to rescue it from oblivion
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#Class

I never yet talked to the man who wanted to save time who could tell me what he was going to do with the time he saved.
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#Man

Comedians haven't improved. Nothing has improved but taxes.
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#Funny