He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
The lady's not for turning.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
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.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.