The Notes: Ronald Reagan's Private Collection of Stories and Wisdom
Ronald Reagan's The Notes is a fascinating window into the mind of our fortieth president and the writers and thinkers to whom he turned for advice, inspiration, humor, and hope. Collected by the Ronald Reagan Foundation, the book includes both Reagan's own writing and his favorite quotations, proverbs, and excerpts from speeches, poetry, and literature. The breadth of th...more
There are a couple of problems with the book. One is that the editor included a short descriptive list of the people who were the source of the statements. But the list is incomplete! Why have a list that is inco...more
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I read the book The Notes by Ronald Reagan, its a very good book if your wondering. This book is not a story, its a book of quotes and sayings that different political icons of the world had on certain subjects of government. Certain subjects like: war, politics, economy, social world. Ronald reagan had kept a book of these notes in a private folder that he sometimes used on speeches, and someone came across the folder of notecards and had his colle...more
Ralph Waldo Emerson said, "The hero is no braver than an ordinary man - but he is brave five minutes longer.
A Ronald Reagan joke:
Cop: "Said to myself when you came around the corner 45 at least." Woman: "Oh this dress alwa...more