Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
Example is leadership.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Action expresses priorities.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Let my enemies devour each other.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.