Richard Brookhiser is an American journalist, biographer and historian. He is a senior editor at National Review. He is most widely known for a series of biographies of America's founders, including Alexander Hamilton, Gouverneur Morris, and George Washington.
|Always take a good look at your problems as they are going to be with you for a long time.||Presidency, Vice Presidency & Prime Ministership|
|Eleanor Roosevelt’s maiden name was Roosevelt. She didn’t have to change her name when she married Franklin.||Miscellaneous|
|If they wanted a Christian state, they could have done it. They were writing the rules. They could have put God in the rules.||States. Nations & Nationhood|
|John Adams and John Quincy Adams had six sons. Two of these were great statesman and four were drunks. For the Adams family it was the White House or the Ale House …. Family pressure is part of what drives people to drink.||Families, Children & Parenting|
|Some of your enemies are real enemies and you are just going to have to fight them||Presidency, Vice Presidency & Prime Ministership|
|Success can set the table for tragedy if the victors are not careful.||Policy & Policy Making ;Foreign Policy, World & International Affairs|
|Wars cost money.||War & Peace|