The seed of revolution is repression.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
Example is leadership.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.