If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.