We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
Information is the currency of democracy.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.