Whatever it is that the government does sensible Americans would prefer that the government does it to somebody else. This is the idea behind foreign policy.
Of middle age the best that can be said is that a middle-aged person has likely learned how to have a little fun in spite of his troubles.
When a man tells you that he got rich through hard work ask him: 'Whose?'
The two most misused words in the entire English vocabulary are love and...