The poet and the politician have this in common their greatness depends on the courage with which they face the challenges of life
Politics is like football; if you see daylight, go through the hole.
Most of us are conditioned for many years to have a political viewpoint -- Republican or Democratic, liberal, conservative, or moderate. The fact of the matter is that most of the problems that we now face are technical problems, are administrative problems. They are very sophisticated judgments, which do not lend themselves to the great sort of passionate movements which have stirred this country so often in the past. They deal with questions which are now beyond the comprehension of most men.
As far as the job of President goes, its rewarding and I've given before this group the definition of happiness for the Greeks. I'll define it again the full use of your powers along lines of excellence. I find, therefore, that the Presidency provides some happiness.
I'm always rather nervous about how you talk about women who are active in politics, whether they want to be talked about as women or as politicians.
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