Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
Example is leadership.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.