Political tyranny is nothing compared to social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies government.
You can’t build a reputation on what you are going to do.
Let us sacrifice our today so that our children can have a better tomorrow.
People buy into the leader before they buy into the vision.
If you would not be forgotten, as soon as you are dead and rotten, either write things worth reading, or do things worth the writing.
To be prepared for war is one of the most effective means of preserving peace.
Democracy is good. I say this because other systems are worse.
A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus, but a molder of consensus.
Do not wait for leaders; do it alone, person to person.
I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the water to create many ripples.