A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
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.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
We tend to get what we expect.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
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.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.