I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
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.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.