He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
Politics have no relation to morals.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
The lady's not for turning.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
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.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
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.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.