I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
I fight on. I fight to win.
Let my enemies devour each other.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.