Dwight D. Eisenhower

“If you want total security, go to prison. There you’re fed, clothed, given medical care and so on. The only thing lacking... is freedom.”

“Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.”

“A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both.”

“[The qualities of a great man are] vision, integrity, courage, understanding, the power of articulation, and profundity of character.”

“What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight — it’s the size of the fight in the dog.”