Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
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.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
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.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.