While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
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.
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.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.