No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
The lady's not for turning.
The defence of our rights and our dignity, as well as efforts never to let ourselves to be overcome by the feeling of hatred - this is the road we have chosen.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.