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.
We tend to get what we expect.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
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.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
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.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
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.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.