Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Politics have no relation to morals.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
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.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.