Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
We tend to get what we expect.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.