Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.