A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
Quitting is leading too.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
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.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
Example is leadership.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
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.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it