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    Whoever won’t fight when the President calls him, deserves to be kicked back in his hole and kept there.
    Lyndon Baines Johnson (1908–1973)

    This is not Johnson’s war. This is America’s war. If I drop dead tomorrow, this war will still be with you.
    —Lyndon Baines Johnson (1908–1973)

    This administration is going to be a compassionate administration. We believe in the Golden Rule of doing unto others as you would have them do unto you.
    Lyndon Baines Johnson (1908–1973)

    You might say that Lyndon Johnson is a cross between a Baptist preacher and a cowboy.
    Lyndon Baines Johnson (1908–1973)

    I am concerned about the whole man. I am concerned about what the people, using their government as an instrument and a tool, can do toward building the whole man, which will mean a better society and a better world.
    —Lyndon Baines Johnson (1908–1973)

    Men know that women are an over-match for them, and therefore they choose the weakest or most ignorant. If they did not think so, they never could be afraid of women knowing as much as themselves.
    —Samuel Johnson (1709–1784)