Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
I fight on. I fight to win.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.