Don't fight forces, use them.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
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.