Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
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.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
I fight on. I fight to win.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
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.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.