Those of us who have been privileged to receive education, skills, and experiences and even power must be role models for the next generation of leadership.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
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.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.