Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
Example is leadership.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
To lead the people, walk behind them.