A government is the most dangerous threat to man's rights: it holds a legal monopoly on the use of physical force against legally disarmed victims.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.