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.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.