Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
Example is leadership.
Information is the currency of democracy.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
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.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.