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.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Don't fight forces, use them.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.