A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Let my enemies devour each other.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.