I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
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.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
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.