We tend to get what we expect.
The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
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.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
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.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.