A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
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.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
Let my enemies devour each other.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.