The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
We tend to get what we expect.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
Don't fight forces, use them.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.