Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
A leader leads by example, not by force
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
Action expresses priorities.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
Let my enemies devour each other.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind