The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
We tend to get what we expect.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
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.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker