Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents, Volume 25, Issues 1-13

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Office of the Federal Register, National Archives and Records Service, General Services Administration, 1989 - Government publications

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Page 165 - Thou, too, sail on, O Ship of State! Sail on, O UNION, strong and great ! Humanity with all its fears, With all the hopes of future years, Is hanging breathless on thy fate ! We know what Master laid thy keel, What Workmen wrought thy ribs of steel, Who made each mast, and sail, and rope, What anvils rang, what hammers beat, In what a forge and what a heat Were shaped the anchors of thy hope!
Page 157 - And the assumption has been made too often that concern for the quality of the air we breathe and the water we drink is...
Page 55 - But in my mind it was a tall proud city built on rocks stronger than oceans, wind-swept, God-blessed, and teeming with people of all kinds living in harmony and peace, a city with free ports that hummed with commerce and creativity, and if there had to be city walls, the walls had doors and the doors were open to anyone with the will and the heart to get here.
Page 252 - Education, requesting that he testify before your committee on May 21, 1992. In your letter, you request that Mr. Danzansky testify about matters occurring during his tenure as Deputy Assistant to the President and Director of the Office of Cabinet Affairs. Due to longstanding tradition, and in accordance with the doctrine of separation of powers, members of the President's personal staff, who participate in the deliberative process through which Executive policy is developed, traditionally have...
Page 98 - We know what works: Freedom works. We know what's right: Freedom is right. We know how to secure a more just and prosperous life for man on earth: through free markets, free speech, free elections, and the exercise of free will unhampered by the state.
Page 48 - America, find that the policies and actions of the Government of Iraq constitute an unusual and extraordinary threat to the national security and foreign policy of the United States and hereby declare a national emergency to deal with that threat.
Page 369 - ... supplication, that since He has been pleased to favor the American people, with opportunities for deliberating in perfect tranquillity, and dispositions for deciding with unparalleled unanimity on a form of government, for the security of their union, and the advancement of their happiness; so His divine blessing may be equally conspicuous in the enlarged views, the temperate consultations, and the wise measures on which the success of this government must depend.
Page 98 - America is never wholly herself unless she is engaged in high moral principle. We as a people have such a purpose today. It is to make kinder the face of the Nation and gentler the face of the world.
Page 88 - ... the extent to which such country provides under its law adequate and effective means for foreign nationals to secure, exercise, and enforce exclusive rights in intellectual property...
Page 40 - If we look to the answer as to why, for so many years, we achieved so much, prospered as no other people on Earth, it was because here, in this land, we unleashed the energy and individual genius of man to a greater extent than has ever been done before.

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