A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
A leader leads by example, not by force
As government expands, liberty contracts.