The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
The seed of revolution is repression.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
We tend to get what we expect.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
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.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
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.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes