Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
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.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.