There is nothing wrong with change, if it is in the right direction
The best argument against democracy is a five minute conversation with the average voter.
Never give in, never give in, never; never; never; never - in nothing, great or small, large or petty - never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense
Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.
In war, resolution; in defeat, defiance; in victory, magnanimity
If we open a quarrel between the past and the present, we shall find that we have lost the future.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
We shall draw from the heart of suffering itself, the means of inspiration and survival.
It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look farther than you can see.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
The price of greatness is responsibility.
The power of man has grown in every sphere, except over himself.
You can always count on Americans to do the right thing - after they've tried everything else.
It has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except all the others that have been tried.