Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
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.