In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
Don't fight forces, use them.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.