Appearances matter and remember to smile.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
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.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
The seed of revolution is repression.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.