Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
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.
A government is the most dangerous threat to man's rights: it holds a legal monopoly on the use of physical force against legally disarmed victims.
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.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
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.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.