The defence of our rights and our dignity, as well as efforts never to let ourselves to be overcome by the feeling of hatred - this is the road we have chosen.
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.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
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.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.