It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
Action expresses priorities.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.