A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
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.
Politics have no relation to morals.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
The defence of our rights and our dignity, as well as efforts never to let ourselves to be overcome by the feeling of hatred - this is the road we have chosen.
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.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
A leader leads by example, not by force
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
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.