Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed