When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
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.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
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.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
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.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
The things that will destroy America are prosperity at any price, peace at any price, safety first instead of duty first and love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.