He has all the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
[Sir Winston Churchill]
Those who would give up essential liberty to purchase a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
[Benjamin Franklin, 1759]
Whatever you are, be a good one.
A person with a new idea is a crank until the idea succeeds.
When trouble arises and things look bad, there is always one individual who perceives a solution and is willing to take command. Very often, that individual is crazy.