I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
As government expands, liberty contracts.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
Politics have no relation to morals.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.