Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
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.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
Example is leadership.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
Let my enemies devour each other.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.