Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.