Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
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.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
Those of us who have been privileged to receive education, skills, and experiences and even power must be role models for the next generation of leadership.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.