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The simple truth is that perseverance in good policies is the only avenue to success...
 

The test for aid to poor nations is therefore whether it makes them capable of being productive. If it fails to do so, it is likely to make them even poorer in the - not so very - long run.
 

The thing is to remember that the future comes one day at a time.
 

Unfortunately, the hyperbole of the inaugural outran the provision of the budget.
 

Vietnam was worse than immoral - it was a mistake.
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Washington is like a self-sealing tank on a military aircraft. When a bullet passes through, it closes up.
 

We have actively sought and are actively seeking to make the United Nations an effective instrument of international cooperation.
 


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