I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
The things that will destroy America are prosperity at any price, peace at any price, safety first instead of duty first and love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
A leader leads by example, not by force
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
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 politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
The seed of revolution is repression.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.