No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.