A leader leads by example, not by force
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.