Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
A leader leads by example, not by force
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
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 you want to make enemies, try to change something.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
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.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.