Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
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.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
Example is leadership.
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.
We tend to get what we expect.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
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.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
Those of us who have been privileged to receive education, skills, and experiences and even power must be role models for the next generation of leadership.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.