Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
The seed of revolution is repression.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
Don't fight forces, use them.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
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.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.