Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
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.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
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.
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.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.