• Noun: an adequate quantity; a quantity that is large enough to achieve a purpose; examples: "enough is as good as a feast", "there is more than a sufficiency of lawyers in this country"
• Adj: enough to meet a purpose; examples: "an adequate income", "the food was adequate", "a decent wage", "enough food", "food enough"
• Adv: as much as necessary; (`plenty' is nonstandard) "I've had plenty, thanks"; example: "Have I eaten enough?"
Would that there were an award for people who come to understand the concept of enough. Good enough. Successful enough. Thin enough. Rich enough. Socially responsible enough. When you have self-respect, you have enough.
If the story is good enough, if it's imaginative enough, if it's moving enough it is going to reach deeper than the level of sheer information and change somebody's life two degrees. That is an enormous achievement.
The job of a leader, the job of a governor, the job of a president, is to get the people in the room and bang enough heads together and rub enough arms and cajole enough to have them put the country and the state's greater interest ahead of their own personal partisan interest. That's what we did in New Jersey and that's the model for America.
There has been enough suffering in our country, there has been enough of children whose dreams die before they have a chance to grow and there has been enough of our elders who, having served their nation, are forced into indignity in their old age.
The only sure bulwark of continuing liberty is a government strong enough to protect the interests of the people, and a people strong enough and well enough informed to maintain its sovereign control over the goverment.