If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
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.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
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.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
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.
Quitting is leading too.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.