Any cook should be able to run the country.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
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.
Politics have no relation to morals.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down