I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
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.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
A government is the most dangerous threat to man's rights: it holds a legal monopoly on the use of physical force against legally disarmed victims.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.