Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
A leader leads by example, not by force