Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Action expresses priorities.
Quitting is leading too.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
The seed of revolution is repression.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
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.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
Information is the currency of democracy.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.