In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
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.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
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.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
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.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.