Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
I fight on. I fight to win.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.