Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
A leader leads by example, not by force
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Quitting is leading too.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.