Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
To lead the people, walk behind them.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
I fight on. I fight to win.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.