A leader leads by example, not by force
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.