Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
I fight on. I fight to win.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
We tend to get what we expect.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
Action expresses priorities.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.