It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
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.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.