We tend to get what we expect.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
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.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
Example is leadership.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
Politics have no relation to morals.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
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 politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.