Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
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.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
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.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
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.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.
A government is the most dangerous threat to man's rights: it holds a legal monopoly on the use of physical force against legally disarmed victims.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.