Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
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.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.