Example is leadership.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
The things that will destroy America are prosperity at any price, peace at any price, safety first instead of duty first and love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
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 Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
Any cook should be able to run the country.