A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
Information is the currency of democracy.
All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
Example is leadership.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.