If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Example is leadership.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.