When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Politics have no relation to morals.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
The defence of our rights and our dignity, as well as efforts never to let ourselves to be overcome by the feeling of hatred - this is the road we have chosen.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
Information is the currency of democracy.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.