Who Said It? Abraham Lincoln or Francis Underwood from House of Cards?
Which well-spoken politician said these famous phrases?
There are two kinds of pain. The sort of pain that makes you strong, or useless pain. The sort of pain that's only suffering. I have no patience for useless things.
My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.
Sometimes I think the Presidency is the illusion of choice.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.
The president is like a lone tree in an empty field: he leans whichever way the wind is blowing.
A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.
The higher up the mountain the more treacherous the path.
I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
The road to power is paved with hypocrisy. And casualties.
Towering genius disdains a beaten path. It seeks regions hitherto unexplored.
There is no solace above or below. Only us – small, solitary, striving, battling one another. I pray to myself, for myself.
In great contests each party claims to act in accordance with the will of God. Both may be, and one must be wrong.
There’s no better way to overpower a trickle of doubt than with a flood of naked truth.
Everybody likes a compliment.
Don't worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition.
It only takes 10 seconds to crush a man's ambitions.
Proximity to power deludes some into thinking they wield it.
Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?