Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
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.
Let my enemies devour each other.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees