A leader leads by example, not by force
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
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.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.