An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
A leader leads by example, not by force
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
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.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
Politics have no relation to morals.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.