We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
Information is the currency of democracy.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give 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.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.