In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
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.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
A leader leads by example, not by force
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.