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 all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
The things that will destroy America are prosperity at any price, peace at any price, safety first instead of duty first and love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.