We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
We tend to get what we expect.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Politics have no relation to morals.
The lady's not for turning.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Action expresses priorities.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.