Happiness is a form of courage.
~ Holbrook Jackson
Dwight D. Eisenhower Quotes
Motivation is the art of getting people to do what you want them to do because they want to do it.
Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifies in the final sense, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed.
We are going to have peace even if we have to fight for it.
This world in arms is not spending money alone. It is spending the sweat of its laborers, the genius of its scientists, the hopes of its children. This is not a way of life at all in any true sense. Under the clouds of war, it is humanity hanging on a cross of iron.
The problem in defense is how far you can go without destroying from within what you are trying to defend from without.
Freedom has its life in the hearts, the actions, the spirit of men and so it must be daily earned and refreshed - else like a flower cut from its life-giving roots, it will wither and die.
Neither a wise man nor a brave man lies down on the tracks of history to wait for the train of the future to run over him.
You do not lead by hitting people over the head. That's assault, not leadership.
Leadership: the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.
If you want total security, go to prison. There you're fed, clothed, given medical care and so on. The only thing lacking... is freedom.
Here in America we are descended in spirit from revolutionists and rebels - men and women who dare to dissent from accepted doctrine.
Only Americans can hurt America.
A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both.
I think that people want peace so much that one of these days government had better get out of their way and let them have it.
We seek peace, knowing that peace is the climate of freedom.