It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
A leader leads by example, not by force
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
Don't fight forces, use them.
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.