Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
The things that will destroy America are prosperity at any price, peace at any price, safety first instead of duty first and love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.