God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.