A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
Information is the currency of democracy.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
Don't fight forces, use them.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
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.