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Published on April 21st, 2013 | by Yellow Magpie


Ronald Reagan Quotes: The Gripper’s Musings

Ronald Reagan Quotes

Here is Yellow Magpie’s best Ronald Reagan Quotes.

‘Don’t be afraid to see what you see.’

‘I call upon the scientific community in our country, those who gave us nuclear weapons, to turn their great talents now to the cause of mankind and world peace: to give us the means of rendering these nuclear weapons impotent and obsolete.’

‘Facts are stupid things.’

‘Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn’t pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same, or one day we will spend our sunset years telling our children and our children’s children what it was once like in the United States where men were free.’

‘How do you tell a communist? Well, it’s someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? It’s someone who understands Marx and Lenin.’

Ronald Reagan Quotes With Margaret Thatcher

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

‘The government’s view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.’

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

‘History teaches that wars begin when governments believe the price of aggression is cheap.’

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

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For more Ronald Reagan quotes visit The Quotations Page.

You may also wish to check out George W. H. Bush Senior Quotes:, Jimmy Carter Quotes: The Peanut Farmer’s Thoughts and Gerald Ford Quotes: Words From Mr. Nice Guy.

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