Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
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.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
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.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest