You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
The defence of our rights and our dignity, as well as efforts never to let ourselves to be overcome by the feeling of hatred - this is the road we have chosen.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
Let my enemies devour each other.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
Quitting is leading too.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.