Action expresses priorities.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.