Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
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.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
Quitting is leading too.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
Don't fight forces, use them.