We tend to get what we expect.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
Let my enemies devour each other.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
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.
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.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.