I wish to preach, not the doctrine of ignoble ease, but the doctrine of the strenuous life.
Comparison is the thief of joy.
No man is worth his salt who is not ready at all times to risk his well-being, to risk his body, to risk his life, in a great cause.
Nine-tenths of wisdom is being wise in time.
The most successful politician is he who says what the people are thinking most often in the loudest voice.
Big jobs usually go to the men who prove their ability to outgrow small ones.