I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
I fight on. I fight to win.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.