In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
We tend to get what we expect.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.