When everything has to be right, something isn't.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
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.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
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.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.