quote by Abraham Lincoln

The solemn pride that must be yours to have laid so costly a sacrifice upon the altar of freedom.

— Abraham Lincoln

Eye-opening Ryan quotations

Paul Ryan's love for Rage Against The Machine is amusing, because he is the embodiment of the machine that our music has been raging against for two decades

Someone called my character the Meg Ryan of the Broken Hearts bunch.

Now maybe the perception is that I'm a Meg Ryan type.

My name is Ryan White. I am sixteen years old. I have hemophilia, and I have AIDS.

I look at what is happening with Ryan Giggs at Manchester United now and I am dismayed that Liverpool are letting that experience leave.

My name is Ryan White. I am sixteen years old. I have hemophilia, and I have AIDS.

Tell you what, if there were gays in the army 'Saving Private Ryan' would have been a hell of a lot shorter film. There is no way it would take gay men three hours to find Matt Damon.

Romney and Ryan would do a much better job running the country, and that's what everybody needs to know.

As a former lifelong Republican, it pains me to tell you that today's Republicans - and their standard-bearers, Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan - just aren't up to the task. They're beholden to 'my way or the highway' bullies, indebted to billionaires who bankroll ads and allergic to the very idea of compromise.

Charles Manson loved the Beatles but didn’t understand them.

Governor Chris Christie loves Bruce Springsteen but doesn’t understand him. And Paul Ryan is clueless about his favorite band, Rage Against the Machine.

For our first date, I made Ryan Hamburger Helper, which is basically what I grew up on. I make my own version of it now, with macaroni and cheese and hamburger meat. And the kids - it's their favorite dinner.

There's this Ryan Gosling quote that I steal all the time - I watched an interview with him in Cannes - and he said picking roles is like listening to songs on the radio: There can be a lot of really great songs in a row, but then one comes on that just makes you want to dance.

I have cried twice in my life watching a football player;

the first one was Maradona and the second was Ryan Giggs.

Nolan Ryan is pitching much better now that he has his curve ball straightened out.

Analysts may be correct that the presidential election won't primarily turn on entitlements reform, but by choosing Paul Ryan as his running mate, Mitt Romney can, contrary to conventional wisdom, make it a winning issue and lay the foundation for a reform mandate when he wins.

The Ryan plan isn't a budget. It's the last will and testament of the Republican party.

Rooney is one of the best players in the world and I love watching him play.

But if you had to pick out only one, then for their history and for all that they have achieved it would have to be Paul Scholes or Ryan Giggs. They are two shining examples for any player.

I can't wait to see the debate between Ryan and Joe Biden.

Biden is said to be already trying out different strategies. So far the one that Obama likes is where Biden pretends to have food poisoning and they cancel the debate.

A Romney-Ryan administration will protect and strengthen Medicare, for my Mom's generation, for my generation, and for my kids and yours.

As a Member of the CBC, I will fight tooth and nail to increase funding for programs, such as Ryan White, that were flat funded in the President's budget.

Only two players made me cry when watching football, one was Diego Maradona and the other Ryan Giggs.

It doesn't interest me to be Harrison Ford.

It interests me to be Mike Pomeroy and Indiana Jones and Jack Ryan. I don't want to be in the Harrison Ford business. I take what I do seriously, but I don't take myself seriously.

I do like 'Munich'.It's a really wonderful film. I mean, there's 'Schindler's List', there's 'Saving Private Ryan'. But 'Munich' - of all the other films, Munich would be the one that's really, really amazing storytelling.

Every hitter likes fastballs, just like everybody likes ice cream.

But you don't like it when someone's stuffing it into you by the gallon. That's what it feels like when Nolan Ryan's thrown balls by you.

Ryan Gosling. He was a good kid, good actor. I like him very much. What was the name of the movie? I've forgotten it. Fracture.

Ryan took him out of Betty Ford after Redmond wanted to leave because he met a girl there. The girl was a heroin addict. She was the one who introduced him to the stuff.

The more love I craved, the more distant and abusive he grew.

The role I longed to play was never written into Ryan's script: daughter.

Prior to Saving Private Ryan I never worked with men.

I was always working with some babe, and it was always about falling in love, and it just got turned around. I'm not looking for any particular kind of story. I wait until it comes across my desk.

Well, I went to school with Jan and Dean, Ryan O'Neal, some of the Beach Boys we all use to party together.

Meg Ryan was nice [ in When Harry Met Sally] .

.. the writing was good ... but it was really kind of a boy's club, I mean, there was Bruno Kirby, Rob Reiner, Billy Crystal - talk about your testosterone trio!

If you take away 'Schindler's List' and 'Saving Private Ryan', I like 'Minority Report' a lot.

He [Ryan White] had a kind of angelic aura about him.

And his family, too, it's like, they are going through all this suffering, and I'm living this "Life of Riley" and I'm complaining about everything, and they are living this horrific life and complaining about nothing.

Even though me and Paul Ryan disagree on a whole lot of things, when he stood up and confronted those ugly words that [Donald] Trump said, I was proud of him.

Everybody is so sensitive, you'd think Nolan Ryan was pitching.

Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan understand that government does not create jobs. Entrepreneurs do.