If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
The government, which was designed for the people, has got into the hands of the bosses and their employers, the special interests. An invisible empire has been set up above the forms of democracy
No nation is fit to set in judgment upon any other nation
Uncompromising thought is the luxury of the closeted recluse.
Golf is an ineffectual attempt to put an elusive ball into an obscure hole with implements ill-adapted to the purpose.
The ear of the leader must ring with the voices of the people.
Politics I conceive to be nothing more than the science of the ordered progress of society along the lines of greatest usefulness and convenience to itself
America lives in the heart of every man everywhere who wishes to find a region where he will be free to work out his destiny as he chooses.
My dream of politics all my life has been that it is the common business, that it is something we owe to each other to understand and discuss with absolute frankness.
The question of armaments, whether on land or sea, is the most immediately and intensely practical question connected with the future fortunes of nations and of mankind.
There is no higher religion than human service. To work for the common good is the greatest creed.
Never attempt to murder a man who is committing suicide.
Interest does not tie nations together; it sometimes separates them. But sympathy and understanding does unite them.
My father did enough of it in his lifetime to answer for both of us.
Golf is a game in which one endeavors to control a ball with implements ill adapted for the purpose.