It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
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.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.