- Former President Ronald Reagan's birthday fell on Throwback Thursday this year, sparking a flurry of nostalgic Tweets from his friends, colleagues, and admirers recalling some of his most memorable lines.
- — Senator Ted Cruz (@SenTedCruz)Thu, Feb 06 2014 08:28:03Happy birthday Ronald Reagan! One of my favorite quotes: "When you can't make them see the light, make them feel the heat." What's yours?
- — Darrell Issa (@DarrellIssa)Thu, Feb 06 2014 07:59:36"The nine most terrifying words in the English language are, ‘I’m from the government and I’m here to help.’" HBD, President Reagan!
- — Rep Phil Gingrey, MD (@RepPhilGingrey)Thu, Feb 06 2014 05:40:57"The problem is not that people are taxed too little, the problem is that government spends too much." Happy Birthday President Reagan #tcot
- — David Vitter (@DavidVitter)Thu, Feb 06 2014 08:40:52Happy Birthday to one of our greatest presidents, Ronald Reagan. As he said, "Status quo, you know, is Latin for 'the mess we in'."
- — Kelly Ayotte (@KellyAyotte)Thu, Feb 06 2014 05:46:49On what would have been President Reagan's 103rd birthday, am reminded of his words: "We maintain the peace through our strength."
- — Kevin McCarthy (@GOPWhip)Thu, Feb 06 2014 07:27:19103 yrs ago today California's favorite son, President Ronald Reagan was born. We celebrate his legacy by ensuring a freer America for all.