We tend to get what we expect.
The lady's not for turning.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
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.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.