Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
Quitting is leading too.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
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.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.