I fight on. I fight to win.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Example is leadership.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
Don't fight forces, use them.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.