The Presidential Campaign, 1976, Volume 2

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1979 - Presidents

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Page 808 - If we work upon marble, it will perish ; if we work upon brass, time will efface it; if we rear temples, they will crumble into dust; but if we work upon immortal minds, if we imbue them with principles, with the just fear of God and love of our fellow-men, we engrave on those tablets something which will brighten to all eternity.
Page 172 - We can succeed only by concert. It is not " can any of us imagine better?
Page 302 - a government big enough to give us everything we want is a government big enough to take from us everything we have.
Page 304 - I believe it the only one where every man, at the call of the law, would fly to the standard of the law, and would meet invasions of the public order as his own personal concern.
Page 271 - He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves, and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper. This amicable conflict with difficulty obliges us to an intimate acquaintance with our object, and compels us to consider it in all its relations. It will not suffer us to be superficial.
Page 74 - The budget reflects the President's sense of priorities. It reflects his best judgment of how we must choose among competing interests. And it reveals his philosophy of how the public and private spheres should be related.
Page 981 - I have promised to uphold the Constitution, to do what is right as God gives me to see the right, and to do the very best that I can for America.
Page 400 - At no time in our peacetime history has the state of the Nation depended more heavily on. the state of the world. And seldom if ever has the state of the world depended more heavily on the state of our Nation.
Page 431 - They know that a government big enough to give you everything you want is a government big enough to take from you everything you have.
Page 196 - ... of natural gas from the North Slope of Alaska to the lower 48 states.

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