The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
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.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
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.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
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.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind