We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.