Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
A government is the most dangerous threat to man's rights: it holds a legal monopoly on the use of physical force against legally disarmed victims.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
Let my enemies devour each other.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.