99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
Those of us who have been privileged to receive education, skills, and experiences and even power must be role models for the next generation of leadership.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
Let my enemies devour each other.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.