The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
We tend to get what we expect.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
A leader leads by example, not by force
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
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.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.