Let my enemies devour each other.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.