He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
The seed of revolution is repression.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.