Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
Politics have no relation to morals.
The seed of revolution is repression.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.