We tend to get what we expect.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
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.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.
The lady's not for turning.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.