We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
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.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.