'Government is like a ____: An alimentary canal with a big appetite at one end and no sense of responsibility at the other.'
'Here's my strategy on the Cold War: We ___, they ____.'
'The most terrifying words in the English language are: I'm from the __________ and I'm here to help.'
'The trouble with our liberal friends is not that they're ignorant; it's just that they know so much that isn't __.'
'Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed, there are many rewards; if you disgrace yourself, you can always write a ____.'
'No arsenal, or no weapon in the arsenals of the world, is as formidable as the ____ and moral courage of free men and women.'
'The taxpayer: That's someone who works for the _______ __________ but doesn't have to take the civil service examination.'
'I have wondered at times about what the Ten Commandments would have looked like if Moses had run them through the U.S. ________.'
“I believe the best social program is a ___.”
“I’ve noticed that everyone who is for abortion has already been ____.”
“We’re not, as some would have us believe, doomed to an inevitable _______…”
'Freedom is never more than one generation away from _________.'
“Government does not solve problems; it __________ them.”
“…government programs, once launched, never disappear. Actually, a government bureau is the nearest thing to _______ ____ that we’ll ever see on this earth.”
“Government’s view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases. If it moves, ___ it. If it keeps moving, ________ it. And if it stops moving, _______ it.”
“One of the traditional methods of imposing statism or socialism on a people has been by way of ________.”
“We can't help everyone, but everyone can help _______.”
“Admittedly, there is a risk in any course we follow other than this, but every lesson of history tells us that the greater risk lies in ___________ and this is the specter our well-meaning liberal friends refuse to face.'
“…in this present crisis, government is not the solution to our problem; government is the _______.”
“This is the issue of this election: Whether we believe in our capacity for self-government or whether we abandon the American Revolution and confess that a little intellectual elite in a far-distant capital can plan our lives for us better than we can plan them _________.”