The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
A leader leads by example, not by force
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.