Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
The seed of revolution is repression.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.