A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
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.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
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.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
Politics have no relation to morals.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Action expresses priorities.