Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
Information is the currency of democracy.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.