Quitting is leading too.
Don't fight forces, use them.
Example is leadership.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
The defence of our rights and our dignity, as well as efforts never to let ourselves to be overcome by the feeling of hatred - this is the road we have chosen.
The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.