We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
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.
All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
Action expresses priorities.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.