It is the duty of government to make it difficult for people to do wrong, easy to do right.
Here is my first principle of foreign policy: good government at home.
No one ever became great except through many and great mistakes.
Selfishness is the greatest curse of the human race.
Be happy with what you have and are, be generous with both, and you won’t have to hunt for happiness.
It is not a life at all. It is a reticence, in three volumes.
We look forward to the time when the Power of Love will replace the Love of Power. Then will our world know the blessings of peace.
All the world over, I will back the masses against the classes.
Liberalism is trust of the people tempered by prudence. Conservatism is distrust of the people tempered by fear.
Nothing that is morally wrong can be politically right.