Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Don't fight forces, use them.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
I fight on. I fight to win.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.