The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.