Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
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.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.