The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
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.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
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.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
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.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.