There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
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.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
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.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
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.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
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.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.