We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
Information is the currency of democracy.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.