It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
Example is leadership.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
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.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.