He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
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.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
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.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.