A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
Quitting is leading too.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
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.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.