The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.