Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.