It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
The defence of our rights and our dignity, as well as efforts never to let ourselves to be overcome by the feeling of hatred - this is the road we have chosen.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
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.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.