While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
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.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.