Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
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.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
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.