You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
Action expresses priorities.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
Quitting is leading too.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down