Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
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.
We tend to get what we expect.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Let my enemies devour each other.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.