not bound by that same limitation? Under his questioning, she revealed her husband was a laborer earning 250 dollars a month. so, we have the best Or should Moses have told the children of Israel to live in slavery under the pharaohs? energy and individual genius of man to a greater extent than has ever been done before. We have every right to dream heroic dreams. Ronald Reagan: 'There is only one guaranteed way you can have peace ... surrender', speech against Cold War appeasement - 1964. ← Steny Hoyer: 'This impeachment asks whether we are still a republic of laws', Statement ahead of House impeachment - 2019, Hakeem Jeffries: 'We do not take this step to divide', Impeachment proceedings - 2019 →, Jon Stewart: "They responded in five seconds", 9-11 first responders, Address to Congress - 2019, Jacinda Ardern: 'They were New Zealanders. Well, it’s a simple answer after all.You and I have the courage to say to our enemies, “There is a price we will not pay.” There is a point beyond which they must not advance. reduced productivity. government for, by, and of the people. Foreign dollar claims are 27.3 billion dollars. And these will be our first priorities, and on these principles there will be no compromise. google_ad_client = "ca-pub-4540749582151874"; They've called it "insurance" to us in a hundred million pieces of literature. And he said, "There's something going on in time and space, and beyond time and space, which, whether we like it or not, spells duty. The speech was aired on October 27, 1964 and it was electrifying. We bought dress suits for Greek undertakers, extra wives for Kenya[n] government officials. Act worthy of yourselves. The government passed it anyway. There's no argument over the choice between peace and war. Well that was probably true. We're told that on his body was found a diary. It threatens to shatter the lives of millions of our people. Enjoyed this speech? Nancy and I are pained to the core by the tragedy of the shuttle Challenger. To paraphrase Winston Churchill, I did not take the oath I’ve just taken with the intention of discrimination. You see, that one-fourth of farming that's regulated and controlled by the federal government. We haven't balanced our budget 28 out of the last 34 years. It was the week before Christmas during the Korean War, and he was at the Los Angeles airport trying to get a ride home to Arizona for Christmas. Mon - Sun 9am - 5pm, Museum Hours He traveled across the country meeting Lions Clubs, Rotary Clubs, Chambers of Commerce and any other civic-minded local groups. We will maintain sufficient strength to prevail if need be, knowing that if we do the temporary convenience of the present. There's only an up or down - [up] man's old-aged dream, the ultimate in individual freedom consistent with law and order, or down to the ant heap of totalitarianism. and prosperous America at peace with itself and the world. No nation in history has ever survived a tax burden that reached a third of its national income. The Ronald Reagan Presidential Library The government promises 127. The Declaration of Independence flames with his eloquence. The latest is the Area Redevelopment Agency.They've just declared Rice County, Kansas, a depressed area. But they've been a little more explicit in the past and among themselves; and all of the things I now will quote have appeared in print. weapon that we as Americans do have. Ronald Reagan: 'There is only one guaranteed way you can have peace ... surrender', speech against Cold War appeasement - 1964. government -- not the other way around. They've come to the end of the road.In addition, was Barry Goldwater so irresponsible when he suggested that our government give up its program of deliberate, planned inflation, so that when you do get your Social Security pension, a dollar will buy a dollar's worth, and not 45 cents worth?I think we're for an international organization, where the nations of the world can seek peace. You meet heroes across a counter -- and they’re on both sides of that counter. This was part of a longer Barry Goldwater endorsement called ‘A Time for Choosing’. citizens of this blessed land. It knows no sectional boundaries, or ethnic and racial divisions, and it crosses political party lines. And Senator Clark of Pennsylvania, another articulate spokesman, defines liberalism as "meeting the material needs of the masses through the full power of centralized government. We're not, as some would have us believe, doomed to an inevitable decline. It is a weapon our adversaries in today's world do not have. Closed Thanksgiving Day, and for that I am deeply grateful. We can send them to Harvard for 2,700! They will not go away in days, weeks, or months, but they will go away. We're not rats', Rectorial address, Glasgow University - 1972, For Geoffrey Tozer: 'I have to say we all let him down', by Paul Keating - 2009, for James Baldwin: 'Jimmy. (Screenshot) Source: Should we not allow a widow with children to work, and not lose the benefits supposedly paid for by her deceased husband? This continued and intensified during his service as the General Electric spokesperson while hosting their sponsored television series. We will not use our friendship to impose on their sovereignty, for And he said that [there were] a lot of servicemen there and no seats available on the planes. All of but we have never been unwilling to pay that price. By your gracious cooperation in the transition process you have shown a watching world that we are a united people pledged to maintaining a political system which Our natural, unalienable rights are now considered to be a dispensation of government, and freedom has never been so fragile, so close to slipping from our grasp as it is at this moment.Our Democratic opponents seem unwilling to debate these issues. As for the enemies of freedom, those who are potential adversaries, they will be reminded that Thank you and good evening. You may watch the speech on our YouTube channel. And they said Social Security dues are a tax for the general use of the government, and the government has used that tax.