It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
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.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
The lady's not for turning.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.