To lead the people, walk behind them.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
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.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
Action expresses priorities.
Quitting is leading too.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.