Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
The lady's not for turning.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.