A conservative is a man who just sits and thinks, mostly sits.
A conservative is a man with two perfectly good legs who, however, has never learned how to walk forward.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
A conservative is one who admires radicals centuries after they're dead.
A diplomat is a person who can tell you to go to hell in such a way that you actually look forward to the trip.
A free America... means just this: individual freedom for all, rich or poor, or else this system of government we call democracy is only an expedient to enslave man to the machine and make him like it.
Frank Lloyd Wright
A leader in the Democratic Party is a boss, in the Republican Party he is a leader.
Harry S. Truman
A liberal is a man or a woman or a child who looks forward to a better day, a more tranquil night, and a bright, infinite future.
A war for a great principle ennobles a nation.
After much prayerful consideration, I feel that I must say I have climbed my last political mountain.
George C. Wallace
All the president is, is a glorified public relations man who spends his time flattering, kissing, and kicking people to get them to do what they are supposed to do anyway.
Harry S. Truman
Always vote for principle, though you may vote alone, and you may cherish the sweetest reflection that your vote is never lost.
John Quincy Adams
An election is coming. Universal peace is declared and the foxes have a sincere interest in prolonging the lives of the poultry.
T. S. Eliot
An idea not coupled with action will never get any bigger than the brain cell it occupied.
Arnold H. Glasow
Any American who is prepared to run for president should automatically, by definition, be disqualified from ever doing so.
Apparently, a democracy is a place where numerous elections are held at great cost without issues and with interchangeable candidates.
As you make your bed, so you must lie in it.
Daniel J. Boorstin
Bad politicians are sent to Washington by good people who don't vote.
William E. Simon
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Spiro T. Agnew
Conservative, n: A statesman who is enamored of existing evils, as distinguished from the Liberal who wishes to replace them with others.
Conservatives are not necessarily stupid, but most stupid people are conservatives.
John Stuart Mill