Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
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.
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.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.