No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Let my enemies devour each other.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
We tend to get what we expect.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
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.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.