When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
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.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
I fight on. I fight to win.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
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.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Those of us who have been privileged to receive education, skills, and experiences and even power must be role models for the next generation of leadership.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.