Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
I fight on. I fight to win.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.