There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
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.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
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.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.