We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
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.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
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.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.