Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
Those of us who have been privileged to receive education, skills, and experiences and even power must be role models for the next generation of leadership.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
Action expresses priorities.
Politics have no relation to morals.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
Don't fight forces, use them.