Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
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.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
Action expresses priorities.
Don't fight forces, use them.
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.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.