Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
The lady's not for turning.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
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.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
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.
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.
The seed of revolution is repression.
We tend to get what we expect.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
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.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.