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.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
The defence of our rights and our dignity, as well as efforts never to let ourselves to be overcome by the feeling of hatred - this is the road we have chosen.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
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.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
The lady's not for turning.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
Information is the currency of democracy.