It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
The lady's not for turning.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.