Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Information is the currency of democracy.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
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.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.