Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.