Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
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.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.