The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
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.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.