In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
We tend to get what we expect.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
The things that will destroy America are prosperity at any price, peace at any price, safety first instead of duty first and love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
Don't fight forces, use them.