There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
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.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
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.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.