Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
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.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
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.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
The lady's not for turning.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
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.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.