Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
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.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
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.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
Don't fight forces, use them.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.