A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.
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.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
The lady's not for turning.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
Example is leadership.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
Politics have no relation to morals.