"They say women talk too much. If you have worked in Congress you know that the filibuster was invented by men."
"Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future."Clare Boothe Luce on John F. Kennedy
"Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress but I repeat myself."Clare Boothe Luce on Mark Twain
"One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors."Clare Boothe Luce on Plato
"If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years there'd be a shortage of sand."Clare Boothe Luce on Milton Friedman
"It is enough that the people know there was an election. The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything."Clare Boothe Luce on Joseph Stalin
"A woman's best protection is a little money of her own."
"Courage is the ladder on which all the other virtues mount."
"Women know what men have long forgotten. The ultimate economic and spiritual unit of any civilization is still the family."
"No good deed goes unpunished."
"Money can't buy happiness, but it can make you awfully comfortable while you're being miserable."