Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
We tend to get what we expect.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
Example is leadership.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
Politics have no relation to morals.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.