One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
I fight on. I fight to win.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.