Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
To lead the people, walk behind them.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.