You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
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.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
Quitting is leading too.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.