When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
I fight on. I fight to win.
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.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.