Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
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.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Let my enemies devour each other.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
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.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.