Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.