The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
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.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.