The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
Those of us who have been privileged to receive education, skills, and experiences and even power must be role models for the next generation of leadership.