Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
We tend to get what we expect.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Don't fight forces, use them.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.