The finest eloquence is that which gets things done the worst is that which delays them.
Don't be afraid to take a big step. You can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.
Once blood is shed in a national quarrel reason and right are swept aside by the rage of angry men
Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated; you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.
Liberty has restraints but no frontiers
Liberty is not merely a privilege to be conferred; it is a habit to be acquired.
A politician is a person with whose politics you don't agree; if you agree with him he's a statesman.
When they circumcised him they threw away the wrong bit
A young man who isn't a socialist hasn't got a heart; an old man who is a socialist hasn't got a head.
You cannot feed the hungry on statistics.
There is nothing so fatal to character as half-finished tasks
He has sat on the fence so long that the iron has entered his soul
I tell you, as one who has studied the whole situation, I don't think Hitler is a fool - he is not going to challenge the British Empire
What do you want to be a sailor for? There are greater storms in politics than you will ever find at sea. Piracy, broadsides, blood on the decks. You will find them all in politics.
Four specters haunt the Poor / Old Age, Accident, Sickness and Unemployment. We are going to exorcise them. We are going to drive hunger from the hearth. We mean to banish the workhouse from the horizon of every workman in the land.