Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
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.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Don't fight forces, use them.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
I fight on. I fight to win.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.