Quitting is leading too.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
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.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.