Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
To lead the people, walk behind them.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
Don't fight forces, use them.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.