Any cook should be able to run the country.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
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.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Action expresses priorities.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
A leader leads by example, not by force
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
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.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
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.