So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
The things that will destroy America are prosperity at any price, peace at any price, safety first instead of duty first and love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
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.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.