I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
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.
Politics have no relation to morals.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
Example is leadership.