Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
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.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
Those of us who have been privileged to receive education, skills, and experiences and even power must be role models for the next generation of leadership.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.