There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
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.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
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.
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.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.