In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
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.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
A leader leads by example, not by force
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.