Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
The lady's not for turning.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
Don't fight forces, use them.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes