The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
A government is the most dangerous threat to man's rights: it holds a legal monopoly on the use of physical force against legally disarmed victims.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
Democracy is the road to socialism.