Without hard work, nothing grows but weeds.
Never complain and never explain.
Be thine own palace, or the world's thy jail.
Quality is not an act, it is a habit.
If you're going through hell, keep going.
If you've got a talent, protect it.
Know or listen to those who know.
To know oneself, one should assert oneself.
The wise does at once what the fool does at last.
The dog that trots about finds a bone.
Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future.
Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress but I repeat myself.
One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors.
If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years there'd be a shortage of sand.
It is enough that the people know there was an election. The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything.
It is better to be violent, if there is violence in our hearts, than to put on the cloak of nonviolence to cover impotence.
The modern conservative is engaged in one of man's oldest exercises in moral philosophy that is, the search for a superior moral justification for selfishness.
I am extraordinarily patient, provided I get my own way in the end.
If you have ten thousand regulations you destroy all respect for the law.
Healthy citizens are the greatest asset any country can have.