Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
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.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
The things that will destroy America are prosperity at any price, peace at any price, safety first instead of duty first and love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
I fight on. I fight to win.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.