A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.