The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
We tend to get what we expect.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
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.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
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.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.