Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
A leader leads by example, not by force
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
Those of us who have been privileged to receive education, skills, and experiences and even power must be role models for the next generation of leadership.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.