It doesn't make sense to hire smart people and then tell them what to do. We hire smart people so they can tell us what to do.
Functions should do one thing. They should do it well. They should do it only.
The children to whom we read simple stories may or may not show gratitude, but each boon we give strengthens the pillars of the world
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
You can't really know where you are going until you know where you have been
We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty
It's not tyranny we desire; it's a just, limited, federal government.
Unless your government is respectable, foreigners will invade your rights; and to maintain tranquility, it must be respectable - even to observe neutrality, you must have a strong government.
Power over a man's subsistence is power over his will