Watch the History Channel if you want it literal and historically perfect.
One of the lessons of history is that nothing is often a good thing to do and always a clever thing to say.
It is humiliating to remain with our hands folded while others write history. It matters little who wins. To make a people great it is necessary to send them to battle even if you have to kick them in the pants. That is what I shall do.
From tea parties to the election in Massachusetts, we are witnessing the single greatest political pushback in American history.