Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
We tend to get what we expect.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
The lady's not for turning.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
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.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.