No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Politics have no relation to morals.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.