We tend to get what we expect.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
Those of us who have been privileged to receive education, skills, and experiences and even power must be role models for the next generation of leadership.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
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.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
Quitting is leading too.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
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.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.