Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
A leader leads by example, not by force
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
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.
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.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.