Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
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.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
Politics have no relation to morals.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
To lead the people, walk behind them.