It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.