Ike and Fiscal Conservatism

President Dwight Eisenhower delivers his farew...

President Dwight Eisenhower delivers his farewell address. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“As we peer into society’s future, we — you and I, and our government — must avoid the impulse to live only for today, plundering for our own ease and convenience the precious resources of tomorrow. We cannot mortgage the material assets of our grandchildren without risking the loss also of their political and spiritual heritage.”

- Dwight D. Eisenhower, Farewell Address, January 17, 1961

Thanks to Dennis Prager for this one.

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