If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
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.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
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.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.