A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Politics have no relation to morals.
We tend to get what we expect.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
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.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.