The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
The seed of revolution is repression.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
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.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.