Quitting is leading too.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
The seed of revolution is repression.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
A government is the most dangerous threat to man's rights: it holds a legal monopoly on the use of physical force against legally disarmed victims.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.