Your father was right to stand up to Joe McCarthy. You were wrong to attack my patriotism.
Under attack, sentiments harden into dogma.
No nation ever had an army large enough to guarantee it against attack in time of peace or insure it victory in time of war.
Do not try to say,’They are going to attack me today, therefore I shall attack them yesterday.’
They may attack me with an army of six hundred syllogisms; and if I do not recant, they will proclaim me a heretic.
The way to do research is to attack the facts at the point of greatest astonishment.
Anything less than abject submission has to have some attack in it.
Attack is the reaction; I never think I have hit hard unless it rebounds.
If I were to try to read, much less answer, all the attacks made on me, this shop might as well be closed for any other business. I do the very best I know how – the very best I can; and I mean to keep doing so until the end. If the end brings […]
I have political enemies, of course – men who, influenced by party feelings, are not above attacking methods and possibly my official reputation; but personal ones – wretches willing to stab me in my home life and affections, that I cannot believe. My life has been an open book. I have harmed no man knowingly […]