Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
I fight on. I fight to win.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
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.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.