Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Quitting is leading too.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.