Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Let my enemies devour each other.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.