More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
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.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
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.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow 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.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.