That fatal drollery called a representative government.
I repeat... that all power is a trust; that we are accountable for its exercise; that from the people and for the people all springs, and all must exist.
The choicest pleasures of life lie within the ring of moderation.
Read no history: nothing but biography, for that is life without theory.
There is no index of character so sure as the voice.
Colonies do not cease to be colonies because they are independent.
If you're not very clever you should be conciliatory.
The health of the people is really the foundation upon which all their happiness and all their powers as a state depend.