That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.