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Ronald Reagan Quotes

(1911), Fortieth President of the USA, Actor

Politics is supposed to be the second oldest profession. I have come to realize that it bears a very close resemblance to the first.

Category: Politicians And Politics

Republicans believe every day is the Fourth of July, but the democrats believe every day is April 15.

Category: Politicians And Politics

Politics is just like show business. You have a hell of an opening, coast for a while, and then have a hell of a close.

Category: Politicians And Politics

It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.

Category: Politicians And Politics

Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.

Category: Politicians And Politics

Approximately 80 % of our air pollution stems from hydrocarbons released by vegetation, so let's not go overboard in setting and enforcing tough emission standards from man-made sources.

Category: Pollution

What we have found in this country, and maybe we're more aware of it now, is one problem that we've had, even in the best of times, and that is the people who are sleeping on the grates, the homeless, you might say, by choice.

Category: Poverty And The Poor

But there are advantages to being elected President. The day after I was elected, I had my high school grades classified Top Secret.

Category: President

Recession is when a neighbor loses his job. Depression is when you lose yours.

Category: Recession

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.

Category: Responsibility

No matter what time it is, wake me, even if it's in the middle of a Cabinet meeting.

Category: Sleep

I will stand on, and continue to use, the figures I have used, because I believe they are correct. Now, I'm not going to deny that you don't now and then slip up on something; no one bats a thousand.

Category: Statistics

Status quo, you know, that is Latin for ''the mess we're in.''

Category: Status Quo

The taxpayer; that's someone who works for the federal government, but doesn't have to take a civil service examination.

Category: Taxes And Taxation

Unemployment insurance is a pre-paid vacation for freeloaders.

Category: Unemployment