Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
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.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
Politics have no relation to morals.
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.