He talked with more claret than clarity.
The proof that man is the noblest of all creatures is that no other creature has ever denied it.
In the last analysis, my fellow country men, as we in America would be the first to claim, a people are responsible for the acts of their government.
Learning to dislike children at an early age saves a lot of expense and aggravation later in life.
I would rather try to persuade a man to go along, because once I have persuaded him he will stick. If I scare him, he will stay just as long as he is scared, and then he is gone.
No one means all he says, and yet very few say all they mean, for words are slippery and thought is viscous.
It is your work in life that is the ultimate seduction.
100 years ago, the electric telegraph made possible – indeed, inevitable – the United States of America. The communications satellite will make equally inevitable a United Nations of Earth; let us hope that the transition period will not be equally bloody.
Words have a longer life than deeds.
If you want to be free, there is but one way; it is to guarantee an equally full measure of liberty to all your neighbors. There is no other.