The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
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.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
Those of us who have been privileged to receive education, skills, and experiences and even power must be role models for the next generation of leadership.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.