Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
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.
Information is the currency of democracy.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do 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.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.