In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
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.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.