Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Example is leadership.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.