A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
Action expresses priorities.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.