It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
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.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
Let my enemies devour each other.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.