Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
Politics have no relation to morals.
A government is the most dangerous threat to man's rights: it holds a legal monopoly on the use of physical force against legally disarmed victims.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
Action expresses priorities.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.