How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
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.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.