Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
A leader leads by example, not by force
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.