Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
I fight on. I fight to win.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
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.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front