Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
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.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.