A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
I fight on. I fight to win.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
Let my enemies devour each other.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.