The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
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.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
Action expresses priorities.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.