Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Example is leadership.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.