Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
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.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.