Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
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.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
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.
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.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
The lady's not for turning.